Our Mission

Here, you will find hundreds of service professionals, all driven by one shared set of values designed to help ensure students' well-being, create a safe and supportive environment, and promote student success.

Mission Statement

Student Life creates experiences and opportunities that enhance students learning and personal growth. We provide resources that enrich the lives of our students, augment their connection to the UB community, and prepare them for life after graduation.

What We Value

We are Student Life,

where student growth is a shared passion.

We aim for excellence,

thinking big and going bold.

We pursue our goals tenaciously,

while stewarding the student experience.

We build communities,

and advance diversity in all forms.

We encourage discovery,

and celebrate success.

We are UB. 

Our Strategic Priorities

  • Student Academic Success: enhance co-curricular opportunities for students to develop skills that lead to success in the classroom, retention, and timely graduation.
  • Dining, Unions, and Housing: provide safe, sustainable, and accessible living and learning environments on campus that instill a sense of pride and tradition at UB.
  • Wellness: foster a culture of student-driven wellness at UB.
  • Post-Graduation Outcomes: develop skills for student success in the changing economy.
  • Student Life: share the Student Life story, develop divisional talent, and enhance stewardship of resources.