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FAQ

Q: Where can I find out what courses are being offered this winter?

A: See the class schedule page.

Q: When are the deadlines to add/drop/resign winter classes?

A: See the Office of the Registrar website for current deadlines.

Q: How do I register for winter courses?

A: You can register for courses via HUB. Please contact the Office of the Registrar if you are experiencing any registration problems. You are also encouraged to consult with the department and professor if you have any course specific questions.

Q: Where can I find online classes?

A: See the class schedule page.

Q: How can I take a test online from home?

A: The SUNY Exam Proctoring System is a tool that provides online students with a simple web-based interface to search, locate and suggest proctored testing centers in New York State. Consult with the department and professor for other methods of online testing.

Q: Can I use my financial aid for winter session?

A: Please visit the Financial Aid website and speak with a financial aid advisor.

Q: Can I use financial aid for study abroad?

A: Please visit the Financial Aid website and speak with a financial aid advisor. You should also speak with a study abroad advisor.

Q: Who do I contact for more information on UBThisWinter courses?

A: The UBThisWinter enrollment office is more than happy to assist you with any winter questions. Please don’t hesitate to contact the office by email at ubthiswinter@buffalo.edu or phone at 716-645-0442.

Q: How do I purchase my academic books and supplies for winter courses with my financial aid funds?

A: Eligible students that have an anticipated credit on their student account may be able to apply that credit towards the purchase of books and supplies from the University Bookstore. Please visit the UB Card staff at 1Capen to confirm eligibility or contact ubcard-info@buffalo.edu.

Q: The course I am interested in taking this Winter has pre-requisites. How do I send proof that I have successfully completed these pre-requisites?

A: Please send an electronic copy of your transcript showing successful completion of the pre-requisite course(s) directly to the instructor of the course you plan to take for Winter 2018. You can use the UB phone book to find faculty contact information.

Last updated: December 07, 2017 12:13 pm EST