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.
Recently named an “Emerging Voice” by the Architectural League of New York, Joyce Hwang has brought her project “Bat Cloud” to the 2014 International Architectural Biennale Rotterdam as part of its “Urban by Nature” exhibit. Next, Hwang is off to Venice for its biennale this fall.
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.
Lifetime Honors in Environmental Design
Lynda Schneekloth and Sue Weidemann have each won a 2014 Career Award from the Environmental Design Research Association for their “significant and lasting” contributions to the field.
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.
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.
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.
Discover our Programs in Historic Preservation
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.