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About the Department

What do we study and how?

New BA/MA Program

Expedite your path to an MA in Sociology

Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards

Fund your education, fund your future

Study Abroad Excursions

Travel to London or Singapore

Apply Today

Now accepting applications!

Welcome to the UB Department of Sociology

We offer a vibrant, stimulating intellectual home for both faculty and students to conduct high-impact research, taking pride in the quality of our instruction, our immersive study abroad programs, and our record of alumni achievement in a rapidly changing global society. We invite you to join our community of scholars!

"I credit a lot of my success both in school and now in my career to the sociology professors at UB."
– Bridget Scott, BA '16