Critical Race Training in Education
Mailing Address
12 Capen Hall
Buffalo, New York 14260
(716) 645-2000
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School Information
"A flagship institution in the State University of New York system, UB is the largest and most comprehensive campus in the 64-campus SUNY system. It is a member of the Association of American Universities...UB is a premier, research-intensive public university dedicated to academic excellence. Our research, creative activity and people positively impact the world. Like the city we call home, UB is distinguished by a culture of resilient optimism, resourceful thinking and pragmatic dreaming that enable us to reach others every day." The university offers over 140 undergraduate programs, 55 combined degree programs, 220 master's programs, and 95 doctoral programs across its 13 schools. It enrolls over 31,900 students and has over 2,500 faculty. (Source:
General Information
SUNY Buffalo leadership has made it clear to students that they "don't get to be neutral anymore". University leadership promised to add anti-racism to the curricula, but no specific changes have yet been announced to students. No mandatory Critical Race Training sessions are yet required of students. However, see developments below:


  • Curriculum Changes and Requirements

    Anti-Racism will be added to the curricula, according to town hall with University leadership. “You don’t get to be neutral anymore.”

  • Symbolic Actions

    University is removing former president Millard Fillmore's name from its campus.

Last updated February 24th, 2022