University at Buffalo - The State University of New York
Skip to Content

Student Life

Life as a dental student is not only about academics, but it's also about your well being. The UB School of Dental Medicine encourages students to balance their academics with co-curricular activity. We offer various opportunities to engage outside the classroom.

ASDA Buffalo

ASDA Buffalo serves as the umbrella for dental school student organizations. All dental students are automatically enrolled as a member of ASDA. ASDA Buffalo welcomes all of its members to participate and get involved in all aspects of student life and find out for themselves where they can serve and utilized their skills and talents.

Student Organizations

Student organizations have an important impact in creating a positive learning environment.  Students are provided a wide range of opportunities that enable them to gain strong leadership, communication, and team building skills.      


Our Student Wellness Commitee organizes a variety of activites to help students take a break from academics. We offer several different programs that promote a positive and healthy lifestyle outside the classroom.

Student Resources

The University at Buffalo and the UB School of Dental Medicine offer additional resources to promote student success and retention. Examples include tutoring and counseling services.