COVID-19 Information

UB is committed to protecting the health and safety of the UB community while remaining focused on our academic, research and community service mission. Ensuring the safety of the entire campus community is paramount as we evolve our response to the COVID-19 pandemic and implement our return to campus plans. The School of Architecture and Planning's COVID-19 dashboard highlights key UB resources and guidelines and details on the School's implementation of such guidelines.

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The COVID-19 pandemic impacts everyone. Do your part to foster a healthy and safe campus environment for all by following these important guidelines.

UB COVID-19 Information

Follow UB's COVID-19 Information dashboard for updates on the university's response and quick links to common questions

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Facilities and services


Faculty and staff

International Student Support

Please visit UB's Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page for information on visas, travel, academic advising and other critical questions. Please also contact Samina Raja, our associate dean for inclusive excellence, for additional support: or 716-829-5881.

Student Emergency Fund

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The School of Architecture and Planning's Student Emergency Fund helps to meet basic needs such as food and housing for our most vulnerable students. See how to apply or donate to support our students.

Additional support for students

- UB info on food resources
- Check the UB Food Lab Facebook page for real-time food-related resources
- Student health and counseling services are provided by UB Health Services

Sustaining social cohesion

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As architects and planners, we continually strive to create spaces and places where people belong. Today we draw on those values, principles, and disciplines to find ways to maintain a sense of community and cohesion in an extraordinary time. Our faculty, staff, and students are working together to sustain collaborative learning experiences and our sense of community.

We are #UBuffaloStrong

Help us document and share your stories of resilience. Contact Rachel Teaman, assistant dean for communications, with your ideas: or tag us on social media: #UBuffaloStrong #UBuffaloArchPlan