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Phone: 716-645-8232
Fax: 716-645-7760


Mailing Address

  • 232 Capen Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone Hours

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

Advisor Appointment Hours

  • North Campus: 115A Porter, Bldg 2
    Ellicott Complex
    • M - Th: 9 am - 4 pm
    • F: 1:30 - 4 pm
  • South Campus: 104 Harriman Hall
    • M - Th: 8:30 am - 5 pm
    • F: 12 - 5 pm
    • Walk-In appointments for health profession students will be available M-Th: 11:30 am - 1 pm

Merit Scholarship Continuing Eligibility

Registration Status (full-time)

Scholarship recipients must register for full-time status each semester (at least 12 credits).

NOTE: If a student officially resigns a course and falls below full-time status (12 credits), after the Drop/Add period, scholarship eligibility will not be impacted.

Academic Performance (overall UB GPA)

Scholarship recipients must maintain an overall UB GPA of at least 3.00.

Maximum Eligibility/Undergraduate Study

Scholarships are granted to students for a maximum of either four (4) semesters* or eight (8) semesters** of undergraduate study.

NOTE: Students in approved combined degree programs will continue to receive their scholarships for the maximum number of allowable semesters (not to exceed 8 semesters).

NOTE: Students who take an approved Leave of Absence from the university are eligible to have their scholarship reinstated upon their return (they must have an overall UB GPA of at least 3.00). The semester(s) students are on an Official Leave will not count against total scholarship eligibility.

*The following scholarship has a maximum eligibility of four (4) semesters:

**The following scholarships have a maximum eligibility of eight (8) semesters:

For additional information on scholarship qualifications and eligibility, please review the information below:

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: March 13, 2015 3:15 pm EST