Student Unions

Student Unions provide a variety of services, facilities and programs designed to meet the needs of our students and UB community.

Fall 2020: Updates and Information

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About Us

The University at Buffalo's Student Unions are an essential part of life on campus.

  • We create a welcoming, fun, and relaxing social heart of our campus.
  • We provide a safe space for every member of the campus community to build pride and character, create life-long memories, and share ideas.
  • We deliver innovative, student-focused, and sustainable services to meet and exceed student needs.


Student Unions provide a welcoming space designed to meet the needs of everyone at UB.

Welcome Center

Located on the first floor of the North Campus Student Union is the Welcome Center. There the staff can provide you with event information, directions, room reservations and more. 

Non-Academic Space Reservations

There are a variety of spaces that you can reserve at UB, including indoor and outdoor space, and space on both campuses.

Ticket Services

If your club or organization is hosting an event that will utilize the services provided by the Ticket Office, please contact our Ticket Office Coordinator at (716) 645-2055.

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Blue Table Food Pantry

Consistent access to nutritious food is necessary part of being a successful, healthy student. Should you experience an unanticipated hardship, we can help connect you to groceries.


Lockers are available through Student Unions and can be rented out by semester or full academic year.

Locations, Policies and Rental Process


Lockers are located in the following North Campus locations:

  • Student Union: 1st floor near 142 and 145 Student Union; 2nd floor across from the vending machines (near 240 Student Union)
  • Norton Hall: 2nd floor next to O’Brian-Norton pedestrian bridge
  • Capen Hall: 2nd floor


  • Student Unions is not responsible for any damage, theft or vandalism that may occur to the locker and/or its contents.
  • The lock provided by Student Unions is the only one that should be used.
  • We reserve the right to cut any lock not issued by Student Unions.
  • All lockers must be cleaned out and emptied on or before the last day of finals for the semester or academic year, pending the payment plan. The contents that remain in lockers after the last day will be disposed of at that time.

Questions regarding lockers can be directed to Student Unions, 716-645-2055.

Rental Process

Step 1: Use UB ePay to submit your payment online 

Step 2: To finalize your locker reservation, you MUST follow the link provided on your receipt (sent via email) to submit your locker request. 

Once the request is submitted it will take 48 hours to process. An email confirmation will be sent with the locker assignment, location and combination.

Student Organization Offices

The Student Unions are home to many of our student organization offices. Stop by 150 Student Union for a current listing or to inquire about student groups.


  • Maria Wallace — Director
  • Johnny Garcia— Assistant Director for Student Unions
  • Liz Hladczuk — Reservations Coordinator
  • Danielle Coats – Operations Coordinator
  • Don Erb — Sustainable Operations Integration
  • Greg Brock — Ticket Office Coordinator
  • John Kisker — Assistant Director of Facilities Operations


Student Unions

Student Life

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

Phone: (716) 645-2055; Fax: (716) 645-2371


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

Student Union Building Hours

Now – November 25

7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

*Hours TBD after Thanksgiving Break

Welcome Center

August 31– November 25

9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday – Friday

10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Need Help With Other Student Services?

You’ll find the answers you need in the Get Help section of this website.

Guidelines and Procedures

Student Life supports a number of procedures designed to ensure student safety, promote respect and enhance the UB experience.


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