The highly specialized departments within Student Life work together to share insights, build on best practices and provide an expansive array of student-focused services. Additional assistance comes from administrative support units that offer critical resources.

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Administrative Support Units

Administration and Planning provides oversight and assistance for budgeting, financial planning, human resources and related areas throughout Student Life.
Assessment and Research oversees major research initiatives, key data collection efforts and data analysis for the Division of Student Life.
The Department of Marketing and Communications provides experienced leadership and a bold creative vision for university-wide and unit-level marketing initiatives.

Student and Campus Service Units

Accessibility Resources coordinates reasonable accommodations for equitable access to UB for students with disabilities.
Blackstone LaunchPad is designed to introduce entrepreneurship as a viable career path. With the tools, resources and network – anyone can be an entrepreneur.
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Offering high quality, high value, and innovative dining options designed to fit the varied lifestyles and nutritional needs of the University community.
Career Services is a career development center providing extensive services to students of all educational levels and across all academic disciplines, as well as lifetime resources to alumni.
Counseling Services promotes the personal well-being and academic success of students by providing brief mental health services, educational programs, crisis intervention, and campus community consultation.
Health Promotion supports student well-being and academic success by building a healthy campus culture.
Health Services provides high-quality medical services and patient education for all UB students, including primary care, preventative treatment and specialty services.
The IDC is committed to supporting all students at UB by creating a  sense of belonging and celebrating our differences just as we celebrate our commonalities.
Orientation, Transition and Parent Programs helps new and transferring undergraduate students get started and strive for academic and personal success.
Student Conduct and Advocacy helps maintain a safe campus by enforcing rules and regulations, managing conduct, and providing support resources to UB students.
The Student Engagement office supports and develops students' understanding and appreciation of self, others and community through programs and services.
Student Unions provide a variety of services, facilities and programs designed to meet the needs of our students and UB community.
Veteran Services helps student veterans transition into civilian life, as they learn more about balancing college with other life obligations.