University Statements

The following are official statements issued by the University at Buffalo.

3/18/20

This is the first confirmed case among the UB community, and the individual is in mandatory isolation in their off-campus private residence.

3/15/20

The first confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Erie County are not believed to be directly connected to the UB community.

3/11/20

With the governor’s guidance announced today, and in collaboration with SUNY leadership, UB will now move forward to implement its plans for distance learning beginning March 23.

3/10/20

Report contains several flaws, inaccuracies and inconsistencies that misrepresent and misinterpret UB’s budget.

3/4/20

Following the guidance of New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and SUNY, UB has directed its students who are studying abroad in countries impacted by COVID-19 to return to the U.S.

2/24/20

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences and all of its degree programs remain accredited.

2/17/20

County is also advising individuals to 'verify all information you may receive online, especially via social media.'

1/24/20

At this time, the university is not aware of any students, faculty or staff who may have been exposed to the coronavirus.

1/23/20

His activities, as well as other individuals convicted and sentenced in this case, are in stark contrast to the values of UB.

12/12/19

The matter has been resolved and the group has arrived back in the U.S.