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Buffalo State College
Buffalo, NY
LOCATION AND SETTING
Buffalo Population 259,384
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Environment Large city
Campus Size 115 acres
Weather
Temperature 17 average low in January, 75.3 average high in September
Rain 169 rainy days per year
 
Getting Around
Campus Map Map
Nearest Airport 10 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
Nearest Bus Station 7 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
Nearest Train Station 7 mile(s) from campus in Buffalo
HOUSING
College Housing College offers housing to students
Types of Housing Coed dorms, married student apartments
Students in College Housing 66% of freshmen, 34% of all students
Housing Requirements Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting 66%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available
SECURITY
24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices Available
24-Hour Security Patrols Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances Available
PERSONAL SUPPORT SERVICES
Health Service Offered
Personal Counseling Offered
Child Care Offered
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SPORTS AND RECREATION
Intercollegiate Athletics
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Bengals
School Colors Orange and black
Intercollegiate Sports Offered
Sport WOMEN MEN
Offered Scholarships Given Offered Scholarships Given
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Football     x  
Ice Hockey x   x  
Lacrosse x      
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x      
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
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SPORTS AND RECREATION - continued
Club Sports
Women's Club Sports bowling, cheerleading, rugby, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill)
Men's Club Sports baseball, bowling, fencing, lacrosse, rugby, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), volleyball
Recreational Sports
Intramural Sports basketball, football, racquetball, softball, volleyball
STUDENT ACTIVITIES
Activities and Organizations choral groups, concert band, dance, drama theatre, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, television station, yearbook
Sororities 1% of women participate
Fraternities 1% of men participate
ROTC Army ROTC is offered off campus