About Us

Welcome to the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University at Buffalo. We provide an inclusive environment that supports big thinking, creative freedom, and vast possibilities for achievement. 

  • By the Numbers
    From our founding as an engineering school in 1946, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences builds upon its proud legacy of excellent educational programs and world-class research.
  • Message From the Dean
    It is an exciting time to be a part of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences! We are experiencing unprecedented growth in all areas, making it hard to keep up the pace! Our faculty has grown to over 275, and we have over 7,500 students across our nine departments. Our research portfolio continues to grow at record pace, and now totals over $100 million in expenditures.
  • Our Global Community
    We are a culturally diverse community with science and engineering students originating from 67 different countries across the world and 33 states here in the U.S. You are welcome here.
  • Leadership & Staff
    Find contact information for school leadership, department chairs, research center directors and more.
  • Dean's Advisory Council
    The Dean’s Advisory Council provides support and advice to the dean in several key areas.
  • Corporate Partners
    The SEAS Partnership Program strengthens the school’s relationships with local and national companies, both for their benefit and the benefit of our students and their employment futures.
  • Accreditations
    Multiple independent agencies accredit our programs, ensuring that we provide our students with a high quality education.
  • Professional Licenses and Certifications
    New York State prides itself in the high quality of its licensed and certified professionals.  For the protection of its citizens, each license and certificate has requirements that individuals must meet in order to be licensed or certified in New York State. 
  • Strategic Plan
    The vision of our school is to create, discover and disseminate knowledge and to educate leaders that advance the resilience, sustainability, health and economic well-being of our region, our state, our nation and the globe.
  • How Our Research Makes an Impact
    The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences is a vibrant and diverse community of researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs. We collaborate to discover new knowledge, educate tomorrow's leaders, and solve the most pressing challenges facing society today.
  • Dean's Report
    The Dean's Report is an annual publication that provides a snapshot of the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. The report provides information about new faculty and initiatives, statistics on rankings, enrollment, degrees awarded, and research expenditures, along with other highlights of the school's people and programs.
  • Employment Opportunities
    The School of Engineering and Applied Sciences offers opportunities to work in a dynamic and growth oriented organization.
  • SEAS Contact Information
    School-wide, department-wide and admissions contact information.