About the Student Guide

The Student Guide website is your one-stop online source for information related to life outside the classroom. 

Experiencing UB

  • Fall Opening
    The University at Buffalo welcomes new and returning students back with open arms during Opening Weekend.
  • New to UB
    Welcome to the University at Buffalo. Here, you’ll find all the information you need to get started.
  • Life on Campus
    Here, you’ll find nearly everything you need for life outside of the classroom — from campus essentials to student clubs and organizations.
  • Skills for Success
    Do what you love. Try something new. Build your resume. Make lifelong friends. Here, you get to choose the opportunities that will change your life.

Here to Help

  • Help/Support
    Keeping you connected to campus resources.
  • Who Can Help Me?
    You can solve many problems and issues yourself, using the resources on this site and throughout UB. And if you still need assistance, there’s always someone who can help you.
  • Emergency and Crisis
    Call University Police at (716) 645-2222 or use any blue light emergency phone for emergencies on campus. For off-campus emergencies, call 911.