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Buffalo State College Location, Campus Life, & Housing Information

Buffalo, NY

Location and Setting


Buffalo Population
259,384
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Not reported
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 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 housing
Students in College Housing
30% 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
40%
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
Other
 

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Bengals
School Colors
Orange and black

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
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      
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Football    
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Football x  
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse    
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis    
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
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, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, united student government, african-american student organization, caribbean student organization, the record, wbny radio
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus

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