Space and support for technology-based startups

Located near North Campus
1576 Sweet Home Rd, Amherst, NY

University at Buffalo incubators offer affordable, flexible spaces, programs and support for technology-based startups. As one of the nation's first bioincubators, the Incubator @ Baird has helped more than 200 companies move their ideas to reality.

Incubator @ Baird.

Services & Amenities

Affordable Membership and Rental Rates – locate with like-minded entrepreneurs

Flexible Space Options and Terms – start with co-working space and grow into offices or labs as needed

Office Furnishings – furnishings available; you may provide additional pieces as needed

Access to Programs, Events & Support Services – get your product or service to market faster 

Access to Expertise & Student Talent from UB and Innovation Hub Partners

Access to Conference Rooms & Event Space – AV equipped

Access to Secure Mailbox, Wifi, Print & Copy Services – additional fees may apply

Tenant Services – includes custodial services, reception services (including package and mail handling) and loading dock access

Common Kitchenette with coffee, tea and healthy snacks


Health & Wellness Programs for you and your team

24/7 Secured Access

Tax-Free Option – designated START-UP NY and WIN (WNY Incubator Network) sites, separate application required

Lab Access Includes:

BSL2 Space

Lab Amenities

Inclusive of compressed air, natural gas, lab grade water, vacuum and emergency generator backup

Need labs for your R&D projects? UB also offers labs, facilities and specialized equipment for product analysis, testing and prototyping. 

Are you a current tenant? Pay rent, book conference rooms, and connect with incubator resources here:

Additional resources for startup growth

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.

Make immediate business impact by attracting top talent from our pool of more than 30,000 smart, diverse and driven students.