Oozefest

Oozefest is one of UB’s most popular traditions and one of the largest mud volleyball tournaments in the United States, held each spring.

Annually - Early May

Location: Mud Pit on St. Rita's Lane, UB North Campus

Deadline to register: We look forward to hosting Oozefest when it is safe to do so! Please check back in late 2021 for more information.

Event Details

Open to Everyone

Oozefest started in 1984 as a way to help students de-stress before exams and bring the UB community together. Today, anyone can play at Oozefest, including students from UB and other schools, staff, faculty, alumni, corporate sponsors and friends. It’s a great way to show your school spirit, hang out with your friends, and win trophies, gift cards and more.

What to Expect

Oozefest is an all-weather event. Here are a few tips to help you get the most out of Oozefest:

Register for Oozefest - Teams & Volunteers

Deadline to register: We look forward to hosting Oozefest when it is safe to do so! Please check back in late 2021 for more information.

Event Sponsors

Event sponsors include:

  • Alumni Engagement
  • Campus Living
  • Mighty Taco
  • UB Recreation

Sponsorship opportunities are available; please contact Student Engagement for more information. 

Need Help?

Student Engagement

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Buffalo, NY 14260
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Phone: (716) 645-6469