The Best & Worst

Location
Buffalo, NY
Undergrads
17,507
Tuition (in-state)
$16,190 ($5,570)
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Best Of

Highest Grades

  1. 1
    Academics that range from good to extraordinary
  2. 2
    The genuine, unpretentious, laid-back friendliness of everyone you meet
  3. 3
    Living in a sophisticated town with some of the best art and architecture in the world
  4. 4
    4 a.m. club/bar closing time
  5. 5
    Great food, from greasy wings to classy martini bars
  6. 6
    Paying for your off-campus apartment with coins you find in the couch cushions
  7. 7
    Schussmeisters nights at Holiday Valley with 3,000 of your closest friends
  8. 8
    20 minutes from one of the world's natural wonders (itself two minutes from 19-and-over bars)
  9. 9
    Sharing the excitement of a Bills victory with two-thirds of the campus
  10. 10
    Getting a potentially world-class education for chump change

Facts & Statistics

Happy Students
87% of students return after their first year.
Proven Success
70% of students will complete their education and graduate with a degree.
Knowledgeable Professors
81% of students surveyed rated the general knowledge of professors as above average.
Low-Stress Course Load
57% of students surveyed rated the manageability of work as above average.
Big Dorms
63% of students surveyed felt that dorms were more spacious than average.
Accepting Campus Community
62% of students surveyed said that the campus community as a whole is very accepting of members of minority groups.
Genders Equally Represented
A male-to-female ratio of 53/47 means there's a pretty even balance of students on campus.
Learn from the Best
89% of faculty have earned the highest degree in their field.
Help to Succeed
The school has academic and career counseling available to help you when you need it.
Get AP Credit
If you took AP classes in high school, you might be able to get college credit for them.
Work Part-Time During School
Employment services are available for students.
Help Getting Hired
Placement services are available to graduates.
Extremely Diverse
One of the most racially diverse campuses-48% of students are minorities.

Worst Of

Lowest Grades

  1. 1
    Parking in Siberia
  2. 2
    North Campus's dreary isolation and Stalinist architecture (to continue the Russia metaphor)
  3. 3
    The football team reaching the top of ESPN's "Bottom 10"
  4. 4
    Finding things in the campus food
  5. 5
    Writing your student ID on a test instead of your name
  6. 6
    Guys who drive tricked-out Hondas and act like they never graduated from high school
  7. 7
    Getting lost in Ellicott after living there for three years
  8. 8
    Ten minutes to class, and it's on South Campus
  9. 9
    The debate over whether to call that carbonated drink "pop" or "soda"
  10. 10
    Blizzards!

Facts & Statistics

Expensive Dorms
Living on campus doesn't come cheap, with an average housing price tag of $6,540.
Don't Move Off Campus
Average off-campus housing is a steep $11,310.
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