Welcome to Buffalo State!
Congratulations and welcome to Buffalo State College. We can't wait to see you for your New Student Orientation! Before you arrive for your orientation, here are a few things you should know.
New Student Technology Set Up
Request your Bengal ID card
Submit your immunization and Health Records
Apply for Housing and Meal Plans
Apply for Scholarships and Financial Aid
Get Ready to Arrive
What Should I Bring to First-Year Orientation?
- chargers for electronic devises
- Banner ID information and student username
- Official form of I.D.
- Toiletries (i.e. toothbrush, toothpaste, towel, soap, etc.)
- Comfortable shoes
Complete the First Year Pre-Orientation Tutorial
Students should take the "First-Year Pre-Orientation Tutorial" to gain insight on what it is like to be a Buffalo State student and get a jumpstart on learning important information that will help you both inside and out of the classroom.
To access the tutorial:
- Login in to Blackboard
- Select the Community tab in the top banner
- Select My Organizations to access the First Year Pre-Orientation Tutorial
2. Take the tutorial:
- Select the First-Year Pre-Orientation Tutorial to access the tutorial
Complete the Transfer Pre-Registration Tutorial
The tutorial is available and will serve as a foundation of information that will help in your transition to Buffalo State. The tutorial will be available by mid-November. When you have completed the tutorial, you will be emailed a pin number you will use to register for your first class.