Step 1: Complete the Orientation Data Form

Start by filling out the Orientation Data Form to provide key information to UB.

Purpose of the Orientation Data Form

  • Provide details about your academic background and interests to your academic advisor. They will help you begin academic planning and develop a preliminary course schedule.
  • Select your orientation session based on the options available for your major and space availability.
  • Register guests for Parent and Family Orientation. Learn more about the program

* The University at Buffalo is committed to ensuring equal access to information that is presented online. As part of this commitment, university web content must be accessible to everyone, including individuals with physical, sensory, or cognitive impairments, with or without the use of assistive technology. If you encounter an accessibility issue when completing the orientation data form, please contact the orientation office.


Starting at UB this Fall?

Congratulations on your decision to attend UB! Check back in March to complete your Orientation Data Form.

Get a head start and complete Step 2: Submit Immunization Records.

Submit Today!

Complete the Orientation Data Form thoroughly to ensure accurate course registration.

Choose wisely!

Before selecting your orientation date, keep in mind other commitments, such as jobs or vacations.


Proof of immunization is required for all new students. Fulfill your immunization requirements before proceeding to Step 3.

Need Help?

Helping new students transition to life at UB:

University at Buffalo
112 Student Union, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-6125 or (877) 434-0665