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Benefits and Services

The UB Alumni Association has numerous benefits and services for all alumni, and even more for members!

Browse through our entire list of benefits and services:

The asterisk signifies benefit is for members only! Not a member? Join now!


Affinity Programs

Alumni Affinity Partner: Alumni Insurance Program

Our partner, American Insurance Administrators, has special insurance packages for UB alumni.

Visit the AIA website or call them toll-free at 1-800-922-1245.

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Alumni Affinity Partner: BankAmericard Cash Rewards (TM) Visa Signature® credit card

Help support the UB Alumni Association while earning more cash back for the things you buy most, and earn a $100 cash rewards bonus after qualifying purchases.

Apply for the new UB Alumni Association BankAmericard Cash RewardsTM Visa Signature® credit card that lets customers earn cash back on every purchase, all while helping to support alumni association initiatives. In addition to earning cash back rewards for yourself, use of this card benefits the UBAA at no extra cost to you!

Visit the special UB alumni page on the Bank of America website for more information and to apply for your Visa Signature® credit card. 
 

For information about the rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of this credit card, or to apply, Click Here and refer to the disclosures accompanying the online credit application. This credit card program is issued and administered by FIA Card Services, N.A. BankAmericard Cash Rewards is a trademark and Bank of America and the Bank of America logo are registered trademarks of Bank of America Corporation. Visa and Visa Signature are registered trademarks of Visa International Service Association, and are used by the issuer pursuant to license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. © 2014 Bank of America Corporation. 

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Alumni Affinity Partner: Liberty Mutual Home and Auto Insurance

Save on your auto and home insurance with special group discounts just for UB alumni! 

Visit Liberty Mutual online and start saving!

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Career Resources

Looking for a new job or are you an employer who has a position open? Search for jobs, post your resume, search resumes of potential employees and network with other UB alums. You'll find all these services and more from UB Connect, the online community exclusively for UB alumni, as well as from UB's Career Services office.

Career Webinars (FREE)

Please join us for our free monthly webinars on the first Wednesday of the month (from September through May), featuring top career authors, coaches and hiring managers.

Watch the presentation online or through any smart device. And, if you can’t view the webinar on the original air date, it will be available for you to watch at your convenience beginning the following day.

All you have to do is visit the website, register and watch!

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LinkedIn: UB Alumni Group

Connect with thousands of fellow UB alumni in our official UB alumni LinkedIn group.Click here to join, and once we verify you're an alumnus, start networking!

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UB Connect Business Exchange Directory

UBAA members may advertise their business online – for free – to thousands of other UB alumni as well as online community members from around the country.

Complete the one-time UB Connect registration to create your username and password.  Login and click on Business Exchange.

 

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UB Connect: Post your resume

Share your resume with employers around the country, in UB Connect, the online community for UB alumni.

Complete the one-time UB Connect registration to create your username and password. Login and click on Resume Upload.

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UB Connect: Search for jobs

Search job postings in UB Connect, the online community for UB alumni.

Complete the one-time UB Connect registration to create your username and password. Login and click on Search for Jobs.

 

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UB Connect: Search resumes

Hiring? Find qualified candidates on UB Connect, the online community for UB alumni.

To search for candidates, complete the one-time UB Connect registration to create your username and password. Login and click on Resume Search.

 

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UB Mentor Network

UB’s Mentor Network comprises hundreds of alumni, parents and employers from around the globe who offer their perspective on career choice, internships, job searching, continuing education and professional advancement.

If you have an interest in helping UB students learn more about occupations, job searching, and the important process of networking, then you are eligible to be a UB mentor. Visit the UB Mentor Network website for instructions on becoming, and finding, a UB mentor.

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University Career Services: Alumni resources

UB's Career Services Office offers alumni a variety of resources, whether you have recently graduated, are looking to enhance your skills and training or are ready to make a career change.

To see these resources, visit the alumni section of the UB Career Services website.

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University Career Services: Search for jobs on BullsEye

Login and view hundreds of job and internship opportunities in the BullsEye database. You'll find local, state-wide, national and global openings in all disciplines and fields.

Register for your own account on BullsEye and get started. Click here to learn more about BullsEye.

 

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Work for UB

Work for your alma mater!  At UB you will find competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage (including numerous carriers from which to choose), generous vacation and sick leave policies, tuition reimbursement programs, and a highly competitive retirement plan.

Visit the HR website for the latest job openings and instructions on how to apply.

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Communication & Publications

@UB e-newsletter

Keep up to date with all the latest news and happenings at UB with our monthly e-newsletter.

To get @UB, make sure we have your current e-mail address. Please check your alumni profile on UB Connect or send us your e-mail address today.

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Alumni Directory

Wondering where your former roommates, classmates or teammates are? Look them up on the online alumni directory! Update your own directory profile too.

Complete the one-time UB Connect registration and click on Alumni Directory.

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At Buffalo magazine

UB’s award-winning alumni magazine goes out to all UBAA members and most of our alumni. Your dues support this publication and its complementary online version.

You may already get At Buffalo in either its printed or electronic form, but to ensure you receive the magazine in the format that’s right for you, see our subscription page.  

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Invitations to events

UB alumni receive special invitations to UB events and lectures, Dinner for 12 Strangers and more. There are also events across the country through one of our 23-plus chapters. No matter where you live, you’ll find fellow UB alumni in your area!  And, if you're a member, you get additional special event invitations, or members-only discounts to a variety of UB events.

As long as we have your updated contact information, you will receive notices about fun and interesting events for you and your family, including pregame parties before UB Bulls games, networking events and more. Many invitations are sent via email. To make the most of your membership experience, please make sure we have your correct email address.

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SUNY Press Publications

 Members save 20% on manuscripts and scholarly literature.

Visit the SUNY Press website to get your discount (have your member ID number handy) or call 518-472-5025.

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UB email account powered by Google

Show your alumni pride by using a UB email address!

Verify your eligibility, opt in and your UB email account will be reactivated within five days!  Click here.

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Deals & Discounts

EnergyMark LLC

For UB alumni living in New York State and Pennsylvania: Save on your natural gas and power supply with special rates and guaranteed yearly savings for members!

I Love UB webstore

Go Bulls!  Get all your UB and UBAA logo merchandise – at a 10% discount!

Contact us for your I Love UB discount code.

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Kaplan Test Prep

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  |  1-800-KAP-TEST

Save 10% on GRE, GMAT, LSAT and MCAT test preparation courses and supplies.  Members also receive discounts on SAT prep courses for their children and grandchildren.

Identify yourself as a UBAA member and provide your membership ID number when you call Kaplan at 1-800-527-8378.

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Ramada Hotel & Conference Center

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All UB alumni receive a special rate at this location, conveniently located on North Forest Road and Audubon Parkway, on the edge of the North (Amherst) Campus.

Identify yourself as a UB alumnus when making your reservation. Phone: 716-636-7500.

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Robitaille Real Estate

UB alumni get a 10% discount on select real estate services, whether in Western New York or around the country. 

For more information on the UB Alumni Advantage Program, visit the Robitaille Real Estate website.
 

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UB Campus Tees

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  |  716-645-3770

Save 15% on quality UB logo merchandise.

Show your UBAA membership card to receive your discount.

University Bookstore

Save 15% on gift items at the North (Amherst) Campus bookstore.

Show your UBAA member ID card at checkout (in-person only) to receive your discount.

Education

Whether through Millard Fillmore College's distance learning programs, night school or auditing a class, UB alumni are never finished learning! Or, if you're pursuing a degree at another institution and need an official transcript, find out how to get one below.

Audit a UB Class (Age 60+)

Anyone age 60 or over may enroll to audit a UB class – tuition-free – in any UB undergraduate course, provided space is available.

Simply complete the form (downloadable PDF) and submit to the registrar.

Custom UB Diploma Frame

Display your diploma with pride with a custom University at Buffalo diploma frame. With varieties to fit every style, a diploma frame is a great gift idea for all grads! A portion of the proceeds benefit student mentoring and programming.

Visit our exclusive partner, Church Hill Classics website, to order the perfect frame today.

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Diploma Replacement

Lost your UB diploma?  Official replacement diplomas are available from the Registrar.

Visit the Student Response Center website for your diploma replacement form and instructions.

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Distance Learning through MFC

If you’re not in Western New York or can’t attend traditional daytime classes, UB’s Millard Fillmore College offers a variety of online and off-campus options for working adults and other nontraditional students.

Visit UB's Millard Fillmore College website to learn about the myriad programs offered for working adults and other nontraditional students.

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Millard Fillmore College

UB’s Millard Fillmore College offers a variety of courses and programs -- including traditional on-campus, online, and off-campus options -- for working adults and other nontraditional students.

Visit UB's Millard Fillmore College website to learn about the myriad programs offered for working adults and other nontraditional students.

Transcripts

Official UB transcripts are available to UB alumni free of charge from the Registrar.

Download and complete your application and mail it into the Student Response Center.

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UBThisSummer

UBThisSummer, held from June-August, provides a diverse range of summer courses and educational programs for students of all ages!

Program runs from June through August. Peruse the UBThisSummer course catalog and register online today!

Event Tickets & UB Bulls Offers

Alumni Association Event Discounts

Members receive a wide range of discounts on a variety of alumni association events. 

When you register for an alumni association event, you will receive the member discount wherever applicable.   

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UB Bulls Home Game Tailgate Parties

Members get admission to tailgate parties prior to select UB Bulls home games. The club opens two hours before each home game and features special menu items not sold elsewhere in the stadium.   Beer and wine are available to purchase for members 21 and older.

Simply show your UBAA member ID card for admission to the exclusive Blue and White Stadium Club inside UB Stadium.
 

UB Bulls Tickets

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  |  716-645-3141

Save $2 off individual game tickets.

Show your UBAA member ID card in person at the box office, or give your member ID number over the phone to get your discount.

UB Center for the Arts

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Members get discounted admission to many shows and concerts in the world-class Center for the Arts on UB’s North Campus.

Contact us for your CFA event discount code.

UB Distinguished Speakers Series

UB’s Distinguished Speakers Series brings some of the most intriguing public figures of the times, from U.S. presidents and politicians to international authors, comedians and scientists.  UBAA Members get the UB faculty and staff price for DSS lectures.

Contact us for your DSS event discount code. 

Financial Services

Alumni Insurance Program

Our partner, American Insurance Administrators, has special insurance packages for UB alumni.

Visit the AIA website or call them toll-free at 1-800-922-1245

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BankAmericard Cash RewardsTM Visa Signature® credit card

Support the UB Alumni Association while earning more cash back for the things you buy most.

Apply for the new UB Alumni Association BankAmericard Cash RewardsTM Visa Signature® credit card that rewards customers with up to 3% cash back on certain purchases, all while supporting alumni association initiatives. In addition to earning cash back rewards for yourself, use of this card benefits the UB Alumni Association at no extra cost to you!

Visit the special UB alumni page on the Bank of America website for more information and to apply for your Visa Signature® credit card.

 

For information about the rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of this credit card, or to apply, Click Here and refer to the disclosures accompanying the online credit application. This credit card program is issued and administered by FIA Card Services, N.A. BankAmericard Cash Rewards is a trademark and Bank of America and the Bank of America logo are registered trademarks of Bank of America Corporation. Visa and Visa Signature are registered trademarks of Visa International Service Association, and are used by the issuer pursuant to license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. © 2013 Bank of America Corporation.
 

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Morton Lane Credit Union

Loans, credit cards, holiday club, and more.

Call 716-837-2007 or visit the website for information on joining the Morton Lane Credit Union.

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Members Only

Alumni Arena/Clark Hall Athletic & Recreation Facilities

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Alumni Arena on UB's North Campus in Amherst and Clark Gym on the South Campus in Buffalo  offer UBAA members a variety of fitness and aquatic facilities.  Members save 15% on a recreation pass.

Present your UBAA member card in Alumni Arena or Clark Gym.

Business Exchange Directory

Advertise your business online – for free – to thousands of other UB alumni as well as online community members from around the country.

Complete the one-time UB Connect registration to create your username and password.  Login and click on Business Exchange.

 

On-campus Parking Permit

Planning on visiting campus? UBAA members can receive an on-campus parking permit which will allow them to park in designated lots on both North and South Campus. Please note parking on campus is open to everyone from 4 PM to 7 AM, Monday through Friday and also on weekends. The Center for Tomorrow lot is open to the general public and offers a free shuttle service.

Contact us for a parking permit application. 

UB Libraries: Onsite Borrowing Privileges

Only UB Alumni Association members have borrowing privileges at all campus locations, as well as full onsite access to all searchable databases. Visit any UB library and present your UBAA membership card.

Show your UBAA member ID card when you visit the library.

UB Libraries: Remote Access to JSTOR & EBSCO Database

Members can remotely access JSTOR and EBSCO Academic Search Alumni Edition and Business Source Alumni Edition!

Please contact us for your personal login information.

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Watch your UB Bulls from anywhere!

Can't make it to campus for the game?  UBAA members may now enjoy more than 70 UB Bulls sporting events from the comfort of their living room.  For just $69.99 you can see all home football games, as well as men's and women's basketball, volleyball, wrestling and men's and women's soccer home events.  Go Bulls!

Contact us for the access code.

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Willie R. Evans UBAA Legacy Scholarship

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  |  716-645-4368

This $2,500 scholarship is open only to children or grandchildren of UBAA members. 

Scholarship applications are available online, and are due on June 30 of each year.  Click here for all the details.

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Travel

UB Alumni Travel from AHI

Where do you want to go today?  UB alumni travel can take you there.

Simply register for your dream trip on one of our travel partner’s website, AHI or GoNext.

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UB Alumni Travel from GoNext

Where do you want to go today?  UB alumni travel from GoNext can take you there.

Simply register for your dream trip on one of our travel partner’s website, GoNext or AHI.

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