UB Incubators.

Grow your startup in UB incubators

Entrepreneurs make meaningful connections at University at Buffalo incubators, where innovations transform into profitable ventures. Here, startups accelerate success through access to affordable spaces, support, business expertise and student talent.

Coworking Space.

Co-Working Space

Utilize our affordable co-working spaces when you're not ready to rent dedicated space, but value the support of an entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Office Space.

Office Space

From a dedicated desk to a range of office space sizes, our flexible terms enable your team to start small and expand as your startup grows.

Lab Space.

Lab Space

Our well-equipped labs give your life sciences startup the tools, equipment, and space needed to move product development forward. Amenities vary by location.

Incubator @ CBLS


Located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus
701 Ellicott St, Buffalo, NY

At the heart of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus in downtown Buffalo, the newly renovated Incubator @ CBLS—located inside the Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences—features modern, well-equipped co-working space, dedicated desks and offices of all sizes to suit your team's needs. Startups can also tap into state-of-the-art technology services and expertise in our lab space and scientific facilities.

Aerial image of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, including UB’s Medical School Building, home of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and the Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences, are photographed with a drone in September 2021. Photographer: Douglas Levere.
Incubator @ Baird.

Incubator @ Baird

Vacancies Available

Adjacent to North Campus
1576 Sweet Home Rd, Amherst, NY

Located in Amherst, the Incubator @ Baird gives startups easy access to expertise and amenities on UB's North Campus. Co-working and office spaces are available for teams of all sizes, along with affordable lab space and scientific amenities.


Submit an inquiry when you're ready to work with an experienced team and build business collaborations.


Innovation hub.
Roswell Park.
Jacobs Institute.
Hauptman Woodwar.
Kaleida Health.

Empire State Development is supporting University at Buffalo, Roswell Park, Jacob's Institute, Hauptman-Woodward and Kaleida Health to help commercialize technologies generated through research. Incubation spaces are supported by the Innovation Hub initiative, a collaboration between UB and our partners.


Thank you for supporting life-changing innovations and the next generation of startups.

Empire State Development.

Resources for startup growth

Tap into our full suite of entrepreneurial support services to launch or grow your business—funding, coaching, investor connections and more.

E-Law Center.

Tap into legal services at our Entrepreneurship Law Center if you're not ready to engage outside counsel, but still need quality legal guidance.


Start, expand, or relocate your business in New York State and you, your employees and company could pay no state taxes for 10 years through START-UP NY.