Tips on being a successful commuter!

Be an active and informed member of the Buffalo State Community. 

Meet new people, get involved, stay informed of daily events and activities by accessing the online campus calendar posted on the Buffalo State website.

Know what resources Buffalo State has to offer.

Orientate yourself to the campus and learn about the wide range of services the college provides. A detailed campus directory of academic divisions and college departments is available online. Commuters are highly encouraged to take full advantage of all the facilities and services Buffalo State has to offer!

Make a connection with Buffalo State faculty and staff.

Get to know your professors; they are one of your most important campus connections! Make professors aware of any possible obstacles associated with your commuting lifestyle that could impact classroom performance.

Check your campus email account.

It is essential for commuter students to have an active Buffalo State email account. Campus wide emails provide valuable information for all students, commuters being no exception! Remember, college officials who may need to contact you may not have access to personal email accounts. Don't take a chance on missing valuable information, check your Buffalo State email account everyday!   

-adapted from Keystone College