Welcome to Buffalo State!
As the only urban-based comprehensive four-year college in the State University of New York system, SUNY Buffalo State is exciting, dynamic and thriving. From the moment you enter our campus, you know this is an exceptional learning community.
The hallmark of the Buffalo State experience is our student-centered environment. Our students receive an outstanding education from dedicated, talented faculty who instill a passion for academic, professional and personal success.
Students learn in a rich variety of environments –from the classroom setting to guided research, seminars, internships, community service projects, on-line courses and study abroad programs. Buffalo State is where college dreams come true and where we prepare students to make a difference in their professions and in their communities.
Beyond receiving a top-quality classroom education, Buffalo State students share once-in-a-lifetime experiences, meet new people and make friends during their time here through athletic programs, clubs, activities, and many diverse, creative events throughout the year. This is a place where the entire campus community engages and connects in all that it has to offer.
Buffalo State is located in the heart of the City of Buffalo’s vibrant museum district in the Elmwood-Grant corridor. Our faculty and staff members and students are proud to work and live in such a culturally rich and diverse city that’s home to an array of cultural and recreational activities. There is much to explore and enjoy in this active community.
I invite you to visit Buffalo State’s wonderful campus to discover and see all that makes this such an exciting and special institution.