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Thursday, August 23rd

New Commuter Welcome

New commuter students are invited to join the Commuter Ambassadors for a commuter get-together. Students will have the chance to get to know your fellow commuter peers, learn about involvement opportunities, and take class tours. After, be sure to head to the Carnival of Clubs to learn about all of the different clubs and organizations on campus.

Carnival of Clubs

Join United Students Government (USG) and their student-run organizations for our annual organization fair! Enjoy the fun  carnival theme as you learn more about what each organization does on campus with fun interactive games, free prizes, and food! You don’t want to miss this event!

Friday, August 24th

Orientation 102: 
(Mandatory for all new students) 

9:00am Performing Arts Center Rockwell Hall

Orientation 102 Schedule

Join us for the new student Convocation! Convocation is the first formal event of each academic year and serves as a welcome for all new students entering SUNY Buffalo State. This program gives students the opportunity to hear from Buffalo State’s administration and signifies the beginning of a student’s journey into the world of academia. After Convocation, new students will get the opportunity to meet with their Academic departments, meet other incoming students, and spend time with Buffalo State faculty and staff.

Friday Night Lights
Coyer Field 

Come cheer on the Buffalo State men's soccer team as they face off against Empire Revolution under the lights of Coyer Field.  Tailgating before the game featuring DJ Myte, inflatables, and food trucks. 

Saturday, August 25th

Niagara Falls Trip

Join the Newman Center  as we go see one of the world wonders right here in our backyard! We will leave campus, visit the falls, and enjoy the park and downtown. Departing from the Newman Center, 1219 Elmwood Avenue.







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New Student and Family Programs

1300 Elmwood Ave  •  Campbell Student Union 400 •  Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-5336 •  Fax: (716) 878-3821