We've got resources to help get you started and keep you going with distance learning:
Students who suspect they are experiencing coronavirus symptoms should isolate themselves and call the Weigel Wellness Center immediately at (716) 878-6711.
Please call before going to the clinic.
The Weigel Wellness Center and the Counseling Center are open for normal hours of operation (Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.).
Evenings and weekends: Call the after-hours nurse line at 1-866-710-1002.
General questions about the novel coronavirus: Call the New York State novel coronavirus hotline at (888) 364-3065.
Call University Police at (716) 878-6333 for any emergency situations.
Buffalo State shuttle service is running.
In an effort to reduce density and limit the number of people on campus to slow the spread of the virus, SUNY has provided new guidance regarding on-campus housing options.
If you currently remain in the residence halls, we ask that you reconsider and urge remaining residents to make a socially responsible decision to limit density and, if feasible, return home.
In response to SUNY guidelines and recommendations on social distancing protocol, Buffalo State Dining has switched to a delivery-model service:
Lunch deliveries will be 11:00 a.m.–noon in residence hall lobbies.
Dinner deliveries will be 4:00–5:00 p.m. in residence hall lobbies.
How to Order
Buffalo State Dining will release a daily Dining Order Form for students to complete for the following day. In order to receive meals for the next day, you must fill out the form and submit by 6:00 p.m. the day prior.
Campbell Student Union
Monday, March 16–Sunday, March 29
11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
Weigel Wellness Center
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
All campus classrooms, lecture halls, and labs
Barnes & Noble at Buffalo State Bookstore
Burchfield Penney Art Center
Campbell Student Union Retail Food Court
E. H. Butler Library*
Performing Arts Center at Rockwell Hall
Sports Arena (Fitness Center, Ice Arena, Kissinger Pool)
*StudyQuad remains open limited hours via Bengal ID access
Is the Barnes & Noble at Buffalo State Bookstore open?
The bookstore is temporarily closed, but many services and offers are available online.
How can I return rented textbooks?
Textbook rentals are due May 14, but a grace period for shipping time will be extended after final exams.
Rented textbooks will be shipped using a prepaid UPS label.
How can I obtain textbooks I need for this semester?
VitalSource provides students with free digital textbooks.
Buffalo State College is following guidance from New York State which urges all Americans to avoid non-essential gatherings of individuals of any size. You should maintain a six-foot distance in public. Students, faculty, and staff members are encouraged to explore virtual options for any meetings or events moving forward.
In conjunction with the State University of New York Athletic Conference (SUNYAC), Buffalo State Athletics has canceled its spring seasons.
Spring 2020 Commencement ceremonies have been postponed and will be rescheduled for a date and format yet to be determined.
Rest assured, if you are on track to complete your degree this spring, you will graduate.
Student employees, including student assistants, work-study students, and graduate assistants, may volunteer to continue working during the shift to remote instruction and are eligible to work remotely.
Student employees can be given alternate assignments during their normal work schedule and should consult with their supervisors for guidance regarding any modifications to regular duties.
Students employees should work with their supervisors to complete the alternate work arrangement/flexible schedule request form.
The Keep Learning website is your one-stop shop for the remote instruction learning tools that Buffalo State provides and some ideas for internet access and information about software options.
If you are in need of technology and have financial barriers that would negatively impact your ability to obtain technology, please complete the survey.
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