Illustration of students hanging out near Baird Point with "We are all True Blue" text.

Fall Opening 2022

The start of the new school year is jam-packed with lots of exciting events created specifically for you. Meet new friends,  join fellow classmates and show your true blue spirit.

For Everyone

Opening video panel: Fall Opening 2022.

Take a sneak peek at the upcoming activities and don't miss the Welcome Back Blast on Sun. 8/28.

Upcoming Events

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For Campus Residents

Move in day for campus residents.

Welcome home campus residents - we can't wait to see you during Move In 8/25-28.


FOCUS for the culture - Festival of Culture Uniting Students.

Thursday, August 25 @ 8:00pm

Join your new neighbors and classmates for a student-led parade from the Student Union to Greiner Hall. Then stay for the party where we'll have a DJ, food from local restaurants, and international games.


For New Students

First year students formed the annual human interlocking UB at UB Stadium as part of the unofficial kick-off to the fall semester.

Interlocking UB - a unique tradition you'll experience as a new student on Fri. 8/26.

New undergraduate students participate in Welcome Weekend. Learn about the semi-structured experience, including assigned sessions and requirements for first-year students, on the Welcome Weekend page.

Ready to Explore Buffalo?

Buffalo has many restaurants, cultural spaces, parks and other outdoor destinations to enjoy. Find some time to get to know your city after your orientation activities:

True Blue Banner.

What makes you #UBTrueBlue?