Welcome to the UB family. After paying your tuition deposit and housing deposit (if you want to live on campus), follow these steps to get started at UB. Print this checklist to use as a guide to help you through the process.
If you haven’t deposited, please pay your tuition and/or housing deposit before continuing. If you plan to live on campus, you must also enter your Housing Preferences. If you plan to live off campus, learn more about UB’s Off-Campus Student Services.
|◻||Submit your orientation data form and select your orientation date.
Please note: this is the first step in registering for classes. You can also register your parents and/or family member for Parent and Family orientation at the same time.
|◻||Submit your immunization records to Student Health Services. UB students will not be allowed to register for classes until they have fulfilled these requirements.|
|◻||Prepare for course registration (procedures will vary by advising unit)|
|◻||Complete the steps posted on the Financial Aid To Do List|
|◻||Get connected to UB’s IT resources|
|◻||Send a photo for your UB Card at least one week prior to your orientation date.|
|◻||Review meal plans|
|◻||Accept or decline Student Medical Insurance coverage. Acceptance is automatic (for full-time domestic students and all international students) unless waived online.|
|◻||Review your course schedule|
|◻||Register for your parking permit to park on campus|
|◻||Watch for Financial Aid award notice in your buffalo.edu email account and accept awards in HUB Student Center|
|◻||Attend your Summer Orientation|
|◻||Make arrangements to have high school, college, Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate and/or CLEP transcripts sent. (All students must submit high school transcripts.)|
|◻||Pay tuition bill|
|◻||Complete AlcoholEDU and Haven|
|◻||Affirm awareness of UB’s rules and regulations by accessing the Need to Know Section of MYUB|
|◻||Update your emergency contact information in your HUB Student Center.|
|◻||Sign up for UB Emergency Text Messaging.|
|◻||Check your buffalo.edu email account regularly|
|◻||Learn about accessibility resources|
|◻||Read about your privacy rights and decide whether to authorize release of your Student Directory info (PDF).|
|◻||Order your textbooks! The bookstore will deliver your books to the mailroom of your residence halls.|
|◻||Attend first day of class on August 28, 2017|
|◻||Find your way around campus.|