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Office of Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid will be closed from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm on Monday, June 27, 2016. Students and families may call (716) 645-8232 or email during this time. The office will reopen for walk-in appointments with advisors at 1:00 pm.

The Summer Aid Application for the summer 2016 term will be available in HUB Student Center through August 12, 2016. Complete the application once you have fully registered for summer classes. A valid 2016-2017 FAFSA must also be on file with the Office of Financial Aid to receive summer financial aid.

The 2016-2017 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is now available! The FAFSA must be renewed annually. UB's Federal School Code is SUNY at Buffalo - 002837.

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Reminders and News

Complete Your HUB To Do List Requirements! Check your HUB To Do List and complete any outstanding requirements. Your financial aid may be held until all checklist items are satisfied.

A FERPA form must be on file before financial or academic information can be shared with a third party (including parents!). Students can submit a FERPA form in person to the Office of Financial Aid or the Student Response Center with valid ID.

Check your UB email often! Our office sends several emails to the general student population throughout the course of the year to make sure you have all the information you need.


Information is subject to change without notice due to changes in federal, state and/or institutional rules and regulations. Students must complete a FAFSA every year. Students must be making satisfactory academic progress to continue to receive financial aid.

Last updated: June 17, 2016 1:47 pm EST


Phone: 716-645-8232
Fax: 716-645-6566


Mailing Address

  • 232 Capen Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone Hours

  • M - Th: 9 am - 4 pm
  • F: 10:30 am - 4 pm

Office Hours

  • North Campus
    Porter Quad, Building 2
    • M - Th: 8:30 am - 5 pm
    • F: 10:30 am - 5 pm

    Student Response Center (SRC)
    232 Capen Hall
    • M - F: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

  • South Campus
    104 Harriman Hall
    • M, W, Th: 8:30 am - 5 pm
    • Tu: 10 am - 5 pm
    • F: 11 am - 5 pm

SUNY Smart Track Financial Literacy Program

Online courses and mini-modules are available to teach students personal finance basics.

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News & Announcements

Jun 20, 2016
The Office of the Registrar will be closed for staff development on Friday, June 24th from 12:00 PM [...]
Jun 17, 2016
Due to the HUB outage, beginning at noon on Friday, June 24th, the SRC will have limited services [...]
Jun 17, 2016
The SRC will be closed on Wednesday, June 22. 2016
Jun 17, 2016
The Office of Student Accounts will be closed June 22nd, 2016. We will reopen on June 23rd, 2016 at [...]
Jun 16, 2016
The SRC will be open from 10:00 am – 4:30 pm on Friday, June 17th.

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