First Year Students

Whether this is your first semester in college or you are transferring to UB after studying elsewhere, this website contains information to get you off to a good start and will point you to helpful advising information for your subsequent semesters at UB.

To prepare for class registration all students must:

  • Submit their immunization records to Student Health Services. You or your advisor will not be able to register you for classes until you have fulfilled this requirement.
  • Claim Your UBIT Name, this is the first step in gaining access to all of the technology you will use at UB. To view your class schedule after you are registered you will need to activate your unique UBIT account.
  • Review the preparing for course registration information found on this website.

The new student registration process varies depending upon whether you are entering UB as a freshman or as a transfer student. Select the appropriate option for the next steps.

Freshman Resources » Transfer Resources »

Last updated: January 19, 2017 10:29 am EST

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