University at Buffalo

Acceptance Rate 68.00 %
SAT Average 1,280
2023 Tuition & Fees $28,702
Student Population 32,332
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $8,816

Academic Overview

University at Buffalo Campus, Buffalo, NY
University at Buffalo is a public, four-years institute located in Buffalo, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $10,782 for New York residents and $28,702 for out-of-state students. The graduate school tuition & fees is $14,388 for New York residents and $26,178 for out-of-state students.
The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 32,332 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 68.00% and the graduation rate is 74% last year.
The salary after graduation from University at Buffalo varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $62,100. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, UB's tuition & fees is $10,782 for New York residents and $28,702 for non-residents. For graduate programs, its 2023 average tuition & fees are $14,388 for in-state students and $26,178 for out-of-state students.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
New York ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at UB. The acceptance rate of UB is 68.00% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 20.00%. The average graduation rate is 74% and the transfer-out rate is 16%.
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,816 and 58% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 32,332 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for University at Buffalo is 68.00 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for University at Buffalo is 74 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for University at Buffalo is 16 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for University at Buffalo is 83 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for University at Buffalo is 32,332
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for University at Buffalo is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $8,816 at University at Buffalo.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address12 Capen Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260-1660
Online Applicationadmissions.buffalo.edu/apply/index.php
Financial Aidfinancialaid.buffalo.edu/
Net Price Calculatorfinancialaid.buffalo.edu/net-price-calculator/
Veterans Tuitionstudentaccounts.buffalo.edu/residency/veteran.php
Disability Servicewww.buffalo.edu/studentlife/who-we-are/departments/accessibility.html

Offered Degrees

UB offers 538 major programs through online and on-site education where 8 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Doctorate (Research)1011
Doctorate (Practical)230
1-2 Years Certificate70
Post-Bachelor's Certificate333
Post-Master's Certificate801

Special Learning Opportunities

University at Buffalo offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,711)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $6,500)

Veterans Benefits

University at Buffalo has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges