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Campus in the fall
Our campus is very walkable.
Building on the Elmwood strip
The Elmwood Village is within walking distance.
Student being escorted
University Police patrol campus by car and bike, and offer walking escorts.

Getting Around and Staying Safe

Buffalo State students enjoy a self-contained, intimate campus within one of Buffalo's most exciting neighborhoods.

Our 125-acre campus is very accessible, walkable, and is located in Buffalo's vibrant museum district, adjacent to the Albright-Knox Art Gallery and Delaware Park. The campus is surrounded by trendy cafes, restaurants, shops, and Victorian-styled housing.

Campus Map

Parking and Permits

Staying Safe on Campus

Inside of the renovated dining area
Student dining in the renovated dining area.

Living Well

Students in student housing
New student housing
Students sitting at table
Suite-style apartments are available.
Student working in dorm room
Dorm rooms: your home away from home.

Home Sweet Home

More than 2,000 students live on campus in 10 corridor, suite, and apartment-stylecampus residence halls. Most residence halls are within a five-minute walk from classrooms. Graduate and upperclass students may opt to live on campus, or live off campus in Buffalo's attractive Elmwood neighborhood.

  • Residence Life Office
  • Friendly residence hall staff members.
  • High-speed internet is available.
  • Cable TV service is provided with more than 80 channels, premium channels, regional sports and HD channel offerings.
  • Residence hall events help you meet people and get involved with what's going on around campus.
  • Our facilities comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
  • Our residence halls are fully-furnished.
Buffalo State has more than 100 student organizations.

Get Involved

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