Eric Comins

Eric Comins.

Senior Academic Advisor

U, V, W, X, Y, Z, ITU

Education: MEd in Student Affairs in Higher Education, Kutztown University; BA in International Studies with an Economics Concentration, State University of New York College at Cortland

Academic Path:  After graduate school, I worked in Residence Life for four years at SUNY Canton and Western Connecticut State University.  I came to UB in the early 2000s and worked with international students for well over a decade.  My career in academic advising started in August 2017.  I truly enjoy meeting a diverse range of students and assisting them with their educational goals.

Specialty Areas: I assist new incoming international students (first-year and transfers) with their transition to UB.  I enjoy explaining Pathways!

Hobbies and Interests: I have served as a volunteer firefighter and EMT for several years, music performance, baseball, community service, reading autobiographies, history and airplanes.