UB’s New Medical School on the Rise: Steel Construction Begins

Published May 19, 2015

Steel erection is underway in downtown Buffalo for the first three floors of the University at Buffalo’s state-of-the-art medical school.

Floors four through eight will emerge this summer.

The 628,000-square-foot building will be the largest medical education facility in the United States. It also is the largest construction project in the university’s 169-year history.

Once completed in 2017, more than 2,000 faculty, medical trainees and staff will learn, work and conduct research here.

View the infographic below to learn what it will take to build UB’s new School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences.