About Buffalo, N.Y.: The Queen City

Here is your home base.

How do you have a college experience that combines the benefits of big-city living with the charm of a small-town heart? You choose Buffalo, N.Y., a historic city on the rise with one of the fastest-growing economies in the nation. That translates to real-life job and internship opportunities, as well as the unique chance to be part of something big.

Map of Eastern United States with Buffalo's location marked by a red circle.

Listed by Travel + Leisure magazine as one of America’s Favorite Cities and ranked one of the best cities in which to attend college, Buffalo is beloved by UB students for its fantastic culture and memorable people. Bonus: we’re in the perfect location. By bus, train, car or air, you’re less than 90 minutes from cities like New York, Toronto, D.C. and Philly.

When you see everything that’s happening in Buffalo and feel the genuine excitement behind it, you’ll be excited to call Buffalo your home away from home.

Last updated: July 20, 2018 3:34 pm EST