SEAS COVID-19 Information

Social Distance. Wash Your Hands. Wear a Face Mask. Feel Sick? Stay Home.

Together, we are stopping the spread.

The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences cares deeply about the health and academic progress of our students, as well as the safety of our faculty, staff and their families. We are committed to supporting the SEAS community during this transition to online learning while working together to take the necessary precautions to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

For campus-wide updates, visit the UB COVID-19 Information site.

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COVID-19 Guidance for SEAS Graduate Students

The SEAS Office of Graduate Education is currently maintaining normal business hours Monday - Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and we are monitoring email outside standard business days and hours.

Prospective and New Students

Questions related to recruitment and graduate admissions should be sent to or call (716) 645-9099.

Admitted students are also encouraged to explore and register for Accepted Student Webinars. If you missed an event, you can also find recordings here that you can watch on your own time.

Current Students

Your home academic department will continue to provide support for any course and advisement related issues. Current graduate students that have a question about a specific course they are enrolled in are encouraged to contact the instructor of the specific course directly. Any general questions related to course advisement, registration, TA/RA appointments, tuition payments or graduation should contact their department’s specific Academic Coordinator or Director of Graduate Study.

Questions regarding the SEAS 360 Professional Development Program can be directed to