COVID-19: School of Nursing Information

Together, we are stopping the spread.

Social Distance. Wash Your Hands. Wear a Face Mask. Feel Sick? Stay Home.

The COVID-19 pandemic impacts everyone. Do your part to foster a healthy and safe campus environment for all by following these important guidelines.

Health and Safety Non-Compliance?

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Julia Buscaglia Student Support Fund

The Julia Buscaglia Student Support Fund was created to help UB nursing students with unexpected hardships. These funds offer temporary one-time financial assistance for immediate and current emergency situations. As health care workers on the front lines battle the COVID-19 pandemic, this fund is more important than ever.

Learn how to apply or contribute.

Spring 2021 SON Building Hours

Wende Hall
All students and guests should enter Wende Hall through the ramp entrance. This entrance will be unlocked during the following hours:

  • Monday-Tuesday: 7:30 a.m.-8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday-Friday: 7:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Other entrances will be swipe only.

Beck Hall
Beck Hall is swipe only access.

Students Faculty & Staff Daily Health Check Events Tips for Nurses & Nursing Students
Spring 2021 Semester
  • Upper division undergraduates, RN to BS and graduate students: The School of Nursing will begin the Spring 2021 semester on January 25, 2021 (NOT February 1). This includes all in-person labs, clinical assignments, online coursework, and hybrid/hyflex courses.
  • Intended nursing majors follow the UB Academic Calendar (begin February 1).

General Guidance

The Academic Info You Need to Know!

Get the information and resources you need for making decisions to support your academic success this semester.

  • Please keep devices updated with the latest UB software (VPN, security patches, etc.). See additional technology information below.
  • Sign up for UB Alerts to receive emergency notifications about urgent matters that affect the university.
  • For other University frequently asked questions, visit the UB COVID-19 Information site.