UB's Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences is located on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus at 955 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203. The school is located directly above the Allen-Medical Campus rail station on the corner of High and Main streets.
Visitors should enter the building through the main entrance at the corner of Main Street and High Street, or the back entrance on Washington Street. They will be required to buzz in and then stop at the security desk before entering the building.
The Office of Medical Education is located on the ground
floor of the medical school in Office 1201, on the same
floor as the main entrance. If entering through the main doors,
visitors should walk directly toward the back of the building and
find the office located on the left, close to the back doors. If
entering through the back doors, visitors will see the office
immediately to the right.
Due to limited parking, visitors are encouraged to park at the LaSalle Park-and-Ride Station or the University Park-and-Ride Station and take the rail to and from the Allen-Medical Campus Station. Trains depart weekdays beginning at 5:36 a.m. The last train arrives at the University Station at 12:20 a.m.
The full NFTA-Metro rail schedule is available here. The standard fare is $2 each way (cash only), with discounted fares available to seniors and children. NFTA buses are also encouraged as a means of transportation. The NFTA Trip Planner is a useful tool to determine the best route to the medical school.
From Route 33 West (Kensington Expressway):
Exit at Goodell Street. Turn right onto Main Street. The destination will be on your right.
From I-190 North/I-190 South:
Exit at Elm Street and proceed to Goodell Street. Turn left onto Goodell Street and then right onto Main Street. The destination will be on your right.
From the Skyway:
Take the first exit to I-190 South and exit immediately at Elm Street. Follow above directions.
Take Peace Bridge Plaza to I-190 South. Make left onto Porter Avenue and follow circle to North Street down to Main Street.
There are several visitor parking options available on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. Off-street and on-street parking is available in designated locations. Valet parking is available at the Gates Vascular Institute, Buffalo General, Roswell Park Cancer Institute and at the Doubletree Hotel.
Please visit the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus sites below for
parking locations and rates:
Office of Medical Education
Jacobs School of Medicine, Room 1201, 955 Main Street, Buffalo, NY 14203
Phone: (716) 829-2802; Fax: (716) 829-2798