Welcome Weekend

Whether you’re excited to get started, a bit nervous — or both — we understand. Welcome Weekend is the second part of your New to UB experience the weekend before fall semester classes start. It is your time to settle in and get to know UB. 

Make New Friends — And New Memories

Welcome Weekend will begin for all new students on Thursday, August 23, 2018. On Thursday, residential students will move in to their fall housing assignment and all new students are invited to attend our kick-off events. Friday through Sunday, all new undergraduate students will have a mix of required and optional programs and events. 

Returning Students

Help welcome new students, while catching up with friends during these open programs during Welcome Weekend.

Welcome Weekend - Open Events

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

Visiting UB?

Student Life proudly partners with local hospitality services to offer both convenience and value to guests visiting UB and attending our events. Reserve early to avoid dissapointment.

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Homecoming and Family Weekend

One of the most popular weekends of the year.  It provides a great time to catch up with family and friends. View the full schedule of events on the Homecoming and Family Weekend page.