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
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
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.
Dr. Edward H. Steinfeld will receive one of his field’s most significant honors: the James Haecker Award for Distinguished Leadership in Architectural Research.
Biennale and Beyond
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.
Trenton Van Epps Receives Top Student Honor
Trenton Van Epps (Architecture BS ‘14) has been honored with the 2014 SUNY Chancellor’s Award for Student Excellence. He is the first Buffalo School student to receive this honor.
Come to the Buffalo School
Come to the Buffalo School and work hard on the pressing planning problems and design opportunities of our time. Earn a quality, affordable education at SUNY's only accredited school of architecture 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.
Tauke Honored for Teaching and Mentoring
Beth Tauke has been recognized by the University at Buffalo for her dedicated and inspired service to students over the past three decades.
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.