Student Organizations

  • African American Students of Architecture and Planning (doubleASAP)
    The African American Students of Architecture and Planning (doubleASAP) serves as an outlet for people of color within a predominantly white profession and space. Discussion on social issues, political movements, art, representation, futurism, and more are combined with professional development and networking to produce generations of well-rounded Architects and Planners ready to that knowledge back home to transform their neighborhoods.
  • Alpha Rho Chi (APX)
    The only national co-ed professional fraternity for students of architecture and the allied arts. APX is about academic excellence, leadership, lifelong friendship, mentorship, inclusiveness, diversity, networking, professionalism, scholarship and awards. 
  • American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS)
    AIAS is an independent, nonprofit, student-run organization dedicated to providing unmatched programs, information, and resources on issues critical to architectural education.
  • Architecture Graduate Student Association (ArchGSA)
    The Architecture Graduate Student Association's mission is to foster the development of social, academic, and professional endeavors for students in the Department of Architecture at the School of Architecture and Planning.
  • Graduate Planning Student Association (GPSA)
    We are a student-led organization dedicated to representing the academic and professional interests of all graduate students in urban planning at the University at Buffalo. We strive to foster an inclusive environment within our cohort and institution to draw attention to historic inequalities perpetuated by the profession.
  • National Organization of Minority Architecture Students (NOMAS)
    The mission of ubNOMAS is to champion diversity within the design professions by promoting the excellence, community engagement, and professional development of its members. 
  • Real Estate Club (UBREC)
    The first student organization in real estate was founded in 2020 to support networking, engagement with the professional community and student leadership development.