The School of Architecture and Planning is pleased to announce that its 50th commencement ceremony will take place on May 20, 2022, at 5 pm, at UB's Center for the Arts. We can’t wait to celebrate our graduates and all they have accomplished. Congratulations, members of the Class of 2022. We look forward to seeing you on May 20!
On May 14, a distinguished group of 264 architects, urban planners, environmental designers and real estate developers joined the ranks of UB alumni as the School of Architecture and Planning convened its 49 Commencement ceremony on UB’s North Campus.
Among the Class of 2019 were nearly 70 graduates earning nationally accredited master’s degrees in architecture or urban planning, 10 graduates of the school’s MS in Real Estate Development program, and three doctorates in urban planning. Nearly 90 students earned bachelor’s degrees, including the pre-professional Architecture BS and the BA in Environmental Design.
“You have, by this point, put your career on a vector,” Daniel B. Hess, professor and chair of urban planning, told members of the School of Architecture and Planning's Class of 2018. “However that vector may change… resilience and flexibility in your professional life are important. Do not limit yourself to a normal or expected routine. Become the main character in your own story."
Please enjoy these memories of a milestone moment for our graduates. On May 19, 2017, 225 future architects and planners walked the stage. Among them was the first graduate of the school's doctoral program in urban planning.
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