MAE offers academic advising and registration help to all MAE students.
As a UB MAE student, you have the ability to utilize a variety of advising services.
SEAS Engineering Advisors are available for Freshman and Sophomore students as well as first semester transfer students. They also assist with areas such as:
The Undergraduate Coordinator advises current Junior and Senior MAE students, and assists with:
The Undergraduate Coordinator does mostly walk-in advising in 251 Bell Hall, but will take advising appointments by request.
Faculty mentors assist with questions related to career aspirations, research goals, and graduate school guidance. Students will need to sign up to be assigned an MAE Faculty Mentor.
Included here is a breakdown of electives based on each major within MAE.
Reminder: A maximum of 6 total credits (2 courses) are permitted to count towards degree requirements for informal courses (496/498/499).
If you have completed Junior level MAE courses, and did not complete MAE 277/278, you should replace this course with an SEAS Technical Elective. This is a 3-credit 300-400 level course within SEAS (BE, CE, CIE, CSE, EE, IE, or MAE).
To count as an elective, you must register for 3 credits of MAE 496/498/499. A maximum of 6 total credits are permitted to count towards degree requirements for informal courses (496/498/499). Additional information can be found at the links below.
If you took MAE 177 (Graphics) or EAS 230 (Computer Programming) at another school, you may not have the appropriate software that is required for upper level courses. If this is the case, please review the links below.