We’re here to help you plan your trip to the University at Buffalo. UB serves as a center to the Western New York community for plays, concerts, speakers, sporting events, art exhibits and more and we invite you to join our community to see what UB has to offer you. Find everything you need to plan your visit below, including accommodations, travel and more.
If you want to visit your department and meet with faculty, we strongly recommend that you contact your department of interest in advance and tell them that you are interested in visiting. With notice, many departments can help you make the most of your visit to UB! Visit our list of Academic Programs for department contact information.
It's easy and cheap to fly to Buffalo. The Buffalo Niagara International Airport boasts some of the most affordable airfares in the United States, as ranked by The Wall Street Journal. There are more than 100 nonstop daily flights and Buffalo is only an hour’s flight from New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago and Washington, D.C.
Amtrak services the Buffalo Niagara region with two train stations: Exchange Street, located in downtown Buffalo and in the Buffalo suburb of Depew, an approximately 20-minute drive from UB’s North Campus.
Students with Special Needs: If you require accessibility accommodations for a campus visit, please contact the Office of Accessibility Resources as early as possible. Some services may require up to a week or longer to arrange.