University at Buffalo SUNY
United States of America
Founded in 1846, the State University of New York at Buffalo (commonly referred to as the University at Buffalo) is a public research university with campuses in Buffalo and Amherst, New York. By enrollment, UB is the largest in the SUNY system, and also the largest public university in New York. UB also has the largest endowment and research funding, as a comprehensive university center in the SUNY system
The university comprises of various colleges & schools: School of Architecture and Planning, College of Arts and Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, Graduate School of Education, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Law School, School of Management, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, School of Nursing, School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Public Health and Health Professions, School of Social Work, Roswell Park Cancer Institute Graduate Division. The most popular majors at University at Buffalo-SUNY include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Social Sciences; Engineering; Psychology; and Biological and Biomedical Sciences.
The total student population at the university is more than 29,000 of which over 19,000 students are enrolled in the undergraduate programs. The student to faculty ratio at the university is 13:1 and the acceptance rate is 60%.
Academics at UB are further enriched by living-learning communities focused on a certain topic, more than 80+ study abroad options, and the nation’s oldest honors college. The financial aid options include grants, scholarships, work-study and loans, and is provided through many different agencies including federal and state governments as well as individual departments at University of Buffalo. As a state/public university, the University at Buffalo is able to offer very affordable tuition to all its students. International students pay the same tuition as other out-of-state (non-resident) students; there is no special surcharge for international students. International students are not eligible for federal financial assistance. However, they may be eligible for other types of aid such as university-based scholarships.
Notable Alumni: Jeanine Pirro (Host of the Fox News Channel legal show Justice with Judge Jeanine), John Alm (Former CEO of Coca-Cola Enterprises), Wolf Blitzer (Emmy Award-winning journalist for CNN)
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