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

1Capen
M–F: 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

South Campus

1 Diefendorf
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.

The Financial Aid Office is here to help you throughout the academic year. Advisors are available via phone by calling 716-645-8232 or through our Contact Us form. Please call or email us if you have any questions about your applications or eligibility for financial aid.

Our office will continue to process all documents and we will contact you via your UB email address if additional information is needed.

Important Deadlines

1 10/02/17
No Longer used.

The Academic Info You Need to Know!

Get the information and resources you need for making decisions to support your academic success this semester.

COVID-19 FAQ

Visit the Financial Aid COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions for more information on financial aid processing updates. Contact our office at 716-645-8232 or use our Contact Us form if you have any questions about your financial aid for the 2020-2021 academic year. Additional information will be added as it is received.

The Top 3 Things You Need To Know Now!

  1. The Financial Aid Document Upload Center is now available! Submit forms and documents using our secure file upload option. Important: you must include your UB Person Number in your file name. Files must be converted to .pdf, .jpg, .jpeg, or .docx formats. All other file types will be discarded.

  2. New York State financial aid processed through the Higher Education Services Corporation (HESC) are currently delayed. Estimates for potentially eligible students will remain on the student account as anticipated aid. Refer to the HESC website for more information.

  3. Does your financial aid package include an New York State estimate? To be eligible for aid listed as an estimate, you must complete the required NYS application(s) and meet all other eligibility requirements. Estimated aid includes the TAP Grant, Excelsior Scholarship, and STEM Scholarship among others. Estimates will be cancelled if all requirements are not satisfied.

 

News & Announcements

Update your permanent address

Nov 30, 2020

Please remember to update your permanent address so that we have the correct address to mail your 1098T form to you.

Student Accounts office will be closed Thursday 11/26/20 and Friday 11/27/20.

Nov 25, 2020

The Student Accounts office will be closed Thursday 11/26/20 and Friday 11/27/20.

Rebalancing of Payment Plans

Nov 24, 2020

Any student who is enrolled in a payment plan and has had any credits or payments made to their student account recently will have their payment plan balance adjusted on December 4, 2020. You will receive an email when this adjustment has been made. Please log in to view your payment plan and the amount […]

All eligibility requirements and document requests must be fulfilled by the earlier of the award specific deadline or April 15 of the academic year in which you are seeking funds. Documents received, or changes to eligibility after this date may not be considered.

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.

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