Mailing Address

115 A Porter Quad
Buffalo, NY 14261-0051

Phone Hours

M–Th: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
F: 10 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

North Campus

115 A Porter Quad
M–Th: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
F: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

Office Hours

Student Response Center (SRC)
232 Capen Hall
M–F: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

South Campus

104 Harriman Hall
M, W, Th: 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Tu: 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
F: 10:30 a.m.–5 p.m.

Important Deadlines

1 04/28/17
Last day to accept Federal Perkins Loans in HUB.
2 05/05/17
Perkins Master Promissory Notes must be completed. Check your HUB To Do List for details.
3 05/19/17
Last day to accept Federal Direct Loans in HUB.
4 09/07/16
Students with 60 or more earned credit hours must be accepted into a major BEFORE Sept. 7, 2016 if seeking NY State financial aid awards.
5 09/25/16
Accept your Federal Direct Subsidized, Unsubsidized and/or PLUS Loans by Sept. 25, 2016 to take advantage of the lower origination fees. A small increase in origination fees will go into effect on October 1. First-time borrowers must also complete the Master Promissory Note and Entrance Counseling prior to Sept. 25.

The Top 3 Things You Need To Know Now!

  1. Excelsior! New York State is the first state to offer a financial aid program that will help eligible students cover the cost of tuition (not including fees, housing or other direct costs). Visit the Higher Education Services Center (HESC) website for information on eligibility requirements, frequently asked questions and to sign-up to receive email notifications when applications become available.
  2. Spring 2017 deadline to accept loans is  May 19, 2017. All federal loans must be accepted by 4:00pm on Friday, May 19, 2017. This includes direct (subsidized and unsubsidized) and PLUS loans.
  3. The 2017-18 Summer Aid Application is now available in HUB. If you are seeking financial aid for the summer 2017 term:

Visit our Summer Session Aid webpage to learn more about eligibility requirements, important deadlines and how summer aid impacts your full academic year eligibility


News & Announcements

HUB and Related Services Unavailable During Maintenance – Friday, 5/5/2017 5:00 p.m. – Saturday, 5/6/2017 9:30 a.m. EDT

May 02, 2017

WHAT: HUB and Related Services Unavailable During Maintenance WHEN: Friday, 5/5/2017 5:00 p.m. – Saturday, 5/6/2017 9:30 a.m. EDT WHO: UB students, faculty and staff HUB will be unavailable during the time period above while maintenance is performed. Other affected applications are: – UB ePay – Hang Tag Requests – iTunes U – Nelnet QuickPay […]

Financial Aid Office will be closed until 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24

Mar 21, 2017

The Financial Aid Office will be closed until 1:30 p.m. on Friday, March 24, 2017. Inquiries during that time may be sent to

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.