An undergraduate degree is many things: It's a statement of ambition. It's evidence of your ability to think beyond the present moment. It's a promise to yourself that you will persevere, no matter the challenges.
The University at Buffalo attracts the best and brightest minds from around the world. Are you ready to learn about the opportunities that await you in the College of Arts and Sciences?
The College of Arts and Sciences offers more academic options than any other unit on campus. From the environment to economics, our students have the resources of a major research institution – like cutting-edge facilities and faculty at the forefront of their fields – combined with the support of a small university setting where individual student needs are recognized and respected.
Recognized by the WSJ/THE College Rankings as the top public university in New York State, and No. 31 nationwide.
2nd largest city in New York State. 76th-largest in the United States. Located minutes from an international border.
Winners of the Nobel Prize, Pulitzer Prize, MacArthur Foundation "genius award" and (so many) others.
4th safest city from natural disasters, based on a CityLab report and committed to carbon neutrality by 2030.
13:1 student-to-faculty ratio—the best of SUNY's four university centers.
Buffalo is one of the 25 Best Affordable Places to Live (U.S. News & World Report).
Our student ambassadors are here to offer their perspectives on the programs and activites they are involved with.
Make the most out of your experience. At UB, you’ll find nearly everything you need for life outside of the classroom — from campus essentials to student clubs and organizations.