SPPS Forward

The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is committed to protecting the health and safety of our SPPS community while remaining focused on our academic, research and community service mission.

The following university and school guidelines have been established to help ensure the health, success and well-being of our students, faculty, staff and guests. New information will be posted here when available, so please check back often.

Latest Updates from UB

Student Info Employee Info University Guidelines

UB Student Guidelines and Updates

Campus Guidelines

Including: Vaccination requirements and vaccine guidance for international students and scholars.   

Face Coverings and Physical Distancing 

COVID-19 Testing Including Mandatory Testing Guidance  

Quarantine and Isolation 

On Campus Housing

Indoor and Outdoor Events and Gatherings

Visitor Guidelines

Reporting Positive Cases/Monitoring Health Including Mandatory Confidential Reporting Form

Clinical Placements

Additional Resources

UB's public health behavior expectations on all UB campuses

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Policy guidance for F-1 & J-1 students.

Consistent access to nutritious food is a necessary part of being a successful, healthy student. Should you experience an unanticipated hardship, we can help connect you to groceries.

Keeping your body and mind as healthy as possible will help you achieve all of your goals. Make sure you know about the resources available here at UB.

SPPS Specific Student Guidelines and Updates

Requirements for Reporting COVID-19 Positive Result

SPPS Students must be aware of and follow all UB COVID-19 Student Guidelines and Updates. If a SPPS student tests positive for COVID-19, in addition to following UB’s guidelines for quarantine/isolation and submitting a required COVID-19 reporting form, they must also notify the following SPPS faculty members:

PharmD students must contact:

Karl Fiebelkorn, Senior Associate Dean, Student, Professional, and Community Affairs: kdf@buffalo.edu

PHC undergraduate and graduate students must contact:

Donald Mager, Chair, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences: dmager@buffalo.edu

Postive Cases: Remember to also fill out UB COVID-19 Reporting Form

UB COVID-19 Reporting Form