Step 1: Complete the Orientation Data Form

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

On this page:

Before You Complete the Orientation Data Form

New students are encouraged to review and/or take action on the following:

Complete the Orientation Data Form

On the Orientation Data Form, you will:
  • Provide details about your academic background and interests to your academic advisor. They will help you begin academic planning and develop a preliminary fall course schedule.
  • Register for your Summer Orientation. Review what to expect for Summer Orientation.
  • Provide a family member's contact information; we'll send them parent and family orientation resources. 
  • Sign in with an email you check regularly. We recommend utilizing your UB email (UBmail - Exchange Online) and encourage you to begin checking this account regularly for all UB communication. 

Please complete the Orientation Data Form within 1 week of submitting your tuition deposit.

For most students, the Orientation Data Form takes 30 minutes to complete. If you have questions when submitting the form please consult our FAQ page, email us, or call during our business hours for additional assistance.

For new students beginning in Spring 2023, we will notify you in November when the Orientation Data Form becomes available. 

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

STAY ON TRACK

Finish Step 1: Complete the Orientation Data Form within 1 week of submitting your tuition deposit. 

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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