Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs

Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs helps new and transferring undergraduate students get started and strive for academic and personal success.

Fall 2020: Updates and Information

What to expect: Fall 2020
  • Remote support available via email and phone (716-645-6125) during regular business hours
  • For students starting at UB in fall 2020 and spring 2021, all orientation programs will be virtual; we will not host students or families for an on-campus orientation program. Learn more about your orientation experience.

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Faculty and Staff

We offer consultations for faculty and staff, as well as appointments for students who may need extra assistance transitioning to UB. Please contact us if you know a student who could benefit from additional coaching, skill development or referrals.


University at Buffalo
112 Student Union, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-6125


In response to COVID-19, our hours of operation and services may have changed. Check the link below for the latest information.

Office Hours

Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.


  • 1/28/20
    Make an impact on new students, develop your leadership skills and have fun introducing people to UB.
  • 4/10/20
    Families and students reunite to enjoy fun-filled days and nights on campus.

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