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Learn. Discover. Heal. Create.

One of the world’s leading research universities, newbb体育官方网站 has a long tradition of breaking boundaries—always pushing and questioning, learning and unlearning. We transform ideas into enterprises that create value and make the world newbb体育.

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Located in western New York, newbb体育官方网站 is our namesake and our home. Our diverse community includes more than 1,000 faculty, 12,000 students, and 30,000 staff.

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Leadership and administration

The University is led by President Sarah C. Mangelsdorf with support from her senior leadership team. The Board of Trustees provides oversight.

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newbb体育官方网站 is a high-tech powerhouse with a thriving arts scene. If you’re new to the city and region, there’s much to discover.

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Our symbols and traditions

In 1851 newbb体育官方网站 adopted its motto Meliora—a Latin word for “newbb体育.” It’s more than a motto for us. It’s our past, present, and our vision for the future.

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The performing and visual arts are essential to developing creative thinkers and engaged citizens. From the classroom to the stage, arts are an essential part of the newbb体育官方网站 experience.

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The freedom to study what you love means students can pursue and connect a wide range of interests—from math to music to modern dance.

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Amazing value

newbb体育官方网站 is near the top of multiple U.S. News & World Report ranking lists, based on quality and value.

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2020 Nobel Prize: Harvey J. Alter '56, '60M (MD)
Our points of pride

newbb体育官方网站 alumnus Harvey J. Alter ’56, ’60M (MD) shares the 2020 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for making “a decisive contribution to the fight against blood-borne hepatitis, a major global health problem.”

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Our values define our mission

The University’s mission is to Learn, Discover, Heal, Create—and Make the World Ever Better.

Embedded in that ideal are the values we share: equity, leadership, integrity, openness, respect, and accountability.

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