Statement from UB President Satish K. Tripathi regarding 2019 state budget

Release Date: April 2, 2018

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BUFFALO, N.Y. – University at Buffalo President Satish K. Tripathi released a statement today regarding the 2019 New York State budget.

“New York State continues to lead the nation in higher education access and excellence. This year’s New York State budget will extend the Excelsior Scholarship and increase the income threshold to include more students, while providing additional funding to the State University of New York to ensure the highest quality education. We commend Gov. Cuomo and the State Legislature for their work to ensure a college education is in reach for all students so they may realize their dreams while contributing to our state’s continued prosperity.”

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