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: Check back in early 2021

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: Check back in 2021

Event Sponsors

Event sponsors include:

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

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

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Student Engagement

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150 Student Union, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-6469