University Statements

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

7/8/20

UB is working with elected officials to reaffirm the vital role of international students in higher education, and to help change the federal government’s stance on this critical issue.

7/7/20

The University at Buffalo is committed to providing its international students with a safe and supportive environment for their scholarly pursuits.

7/1/20

UB and others call upon the social media company to take greater responsibility in addressing racism on its platforms.

6/4/20

The University at Buffalo and its police department are dedicated to providing a safe environment for all students, faculty, staff and visitors.

5/21/20

The university anticipates sharing decisions next month regarding the 2020-2021 academic year.

4/8/20

UB will conduct its own review of the circumstances, pursuant to the university’s Student Code of Conduct, that may have contributed to the tragic death of our student Sebastian Serafin-Bazan one year ago.

4/6/20

Governor’s Executive Order enables members of our Class of 2020 to volunteer to participate as new members of the WNY health care workforce.

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.