By providing this latest digital technology, as well as a new visualization laboratory in Hayes Hall and a fully equipped Materials and Methods Shop, the school provides the full range of choices for students to visualize, fabricate and test their ideas that substantially expand their design skills and potential.
The School of Architecture and Planning and the University at Buffalo offer a range of financial support opportunities for students. Resources range from financial aid to scholarships to student employment.
Both programs in architecture and planning offer competitive and nominative scholarships and fellowships to support your academic pursuits. Scholarships and fellowships are awarded on a highly competitive basis.
The Dean’s Council is a leadership group of friends of the School of Architecture and Planning dedicated to raising the global profile of the school and advancing its academic programs and research enterprise. Members of the Dean’s Council include distinguished alumni and leading professionals, from firm executives to educators. As champions of the Buffalo School, members leverage their diverse expertise and leadership positions to forge new connections and build the school's network of support.
Share news of your personal and professional accomplishments as we celebrate our impact around the globe. We also encourage you to stay connected with the Buffalo School community by engaging in our alumni programs. We are extremely excited about where we are headed together and welcome your continued energy in the adventure.
Historic preservation is fundamental to the work of architects and urban planners as communities around the globe increasingly look to conserve and creatively reuse their historic architectural resources.
Two Buffalo School Projects Take Home Architizer A+ Awards
Two projects by Buffalo School faculty members have landed prizes through the Architizer A+ Awards program, a competitive annual contest that draws entries from around the world.
Dean Shibley to Receive AIA’s Thomas Jefferson Award for Public Architecture
The prestigious prize recognizes Dean Robert Shibley's role in Buffalo's rebirth and in elevating public expectations for design and planning.
GRoW House Earns UB a Spot in National Solar Decathlon
The Buffalo School will lead a major collaborative effort to build a 1,400-square-foot solar-powered home as finalists in the U.S. Department of Energy’s elite Solar Decathlon competition.
Come to the Buffalo School
Our binational region is an ideal site of investigation for research and practice in architecture and urban planning, even as our reach extends around the globe.
Why Architecture at the Buffalo School?
We’re committed to the philosophy that architects have a role to play in the aesthetic, social and cultural betterment of society.
Why Planning at the Buffalo School?
Engage the city and region and become involved with governments, neighborhood groups, urban and rural environments, citizens and leaders, and the challenges they face.