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.
  • Register for your online orientation.

For new students beginning in spring 2021, we will notify you in November when the Orientation Data Form becomes available. 

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


UB is committed to helping all students earn their undergraduate degree in four years. First-year students should consider taking the pledge to Finish in 4 when completing the Orientation Data Form. Learn more about Finish in 4.


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