Department of Linguistics


It is impossible to overstate the fundamental importance of language to individuals and society. The UB Department of Linguistics explores this complex relationship by asking questions about acquisition, production, comprehension and evolution. Our students receive comprehensive training from internationally-recognized faculty in a variety of fascinating sub-disciplines and foreign languages.

Degree Options

PhD • MA • MS • BA • Minor


Department of Linguistics
609 Baldy Hall
University at Buffalo, North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-6420
(716) 645-2177