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Office of Financial Aid

Welcome New Students

View the 2015 "Paying For College" Orientation Presentation (PDF) Presented by The Office of Financial Aid and The Office of Student Accounts!

Important Dates

The Last Day to Apply for Summer Financial Aid is August 7, 2015. Complete your Summer Aid Application in HUB today!

Deadline to Apply for Federal PLUS and Alternative/Private Loans: The eBill due date for Fall 2015 is August 26, 2015. To ensure all financial aid funds are credited to your account before the due date, apply for Federal Direct PLUS and Alternative/Private loans before August 12, 2015. Loan requests received after August 12 will be processed, but may not be applied to your account before the eBill due date. Late fees may be incurred for balances not paid in full before the August 26, 2015 due date.

Summer Financial Aid Disbursements: Summer Federal Pell Grant awards will be disbursed (paid to your student account) after the summer census date of July 8, 2015. All other summer financial aid awards will begin disbursing on the first day of classes of the earliest summer session that you are registered in. Session 1 disbursements will begin on May 26, 2015; Session 2 disbursements will begin on June 22, 2015; Session 3 disbursements will begin on July 6, 2015.

Reminders and News

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.

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 you have completed your checklist requirements.

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: July 06, 2015 9:29 am EST


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

Office Hours (Walk-Ins Welcome)

  • North Campus
    115A Porter, Bldg 2
    • M, W, Th: 8:30 am - 5 pm
    • Tu: 9:30 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.

SUNY Smart Track Financial Literacy Program

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Jul 14, 2015
The SRC will be closed from 11:15 am to 2:45 pm on Wednesday, July 15th.
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