Homecoming and Family Weekend

A UB Mom and UB Dad stand proudly behind large wooden letters reading "BUFFALO" in coordinating royal blue UB MOM and UB DAD shirts.

Every fall, families and students reunite to enjoy fun-filled days and nights on campus for Family Weekend. Join us, and be part of one of UB’s most exciting traditions.

Experience College Life at UB

October 18 - 20, 2024

Family Weekend at the University at Buffalo is an eagerly anticipated event that brings together students, their families, friends, and the university community in a celebration of togetherness and shared experiences. It encapsulates the spirit of unity and pride that defines the Buffalo community, fostering a sense of belonging and strengthening the bond between families, friends, and the university.

This special occasion offers a diverse range of experiences that cater to every interest. Explore our campuses, connect with faculty and staff, and witness the remarkable achievements of students. Explore the vibrant campus, cheer on our UB Bulls at our homecoming football game, and connect to the pride we have for our community at UB. 

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Save The Dates - October 18 - 20, 2024!

A full schedule of events, as well as links to register for those events, will be released in September 2024. Check back on this page then for more information!

Purchasing Tickets & Registering for Events

Registering for Family Weekend Events

Registration for Family Weekend 2024 will open around September 2024. Programs will range from carnivals and bonfires to workshops and tailgates, most of which is free to attend. Details about these programs and information on registering them will be released in September 2024.

Please note the individual listed as the primary contact when registering will receive all communication(s) from UB Student Life regarding these events. You must add the number of tickets to your cart for each person attending each event, including the student(s).

Purchasing Tickets to the Homecoming Football Game

UB undergraduate students receive one (1) free ticket per home game, which must be claimed and activated through the UB Athletics Mobile Ticketing System.

UB families and non-undergraduate students can purchase general admission tickets at the special UB Family Weekend rate when they become available in Fall 2024.

Please note that mobile ticketing is used for all fans at UB Stadium. Students and families will be able to sit together with these tickets as both ticket types are general admission.

Family Weekend Events

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Homecoming Events - for everyone

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