Buffalo State’s urban campus and central location in Buffalo’s gallery district provides access to lush parks, local eateries, and shopping all within walking distance.
The city also contains many important architectural structures, among them five Frank Lloyd Wright buildings; the Louis Sullivan Guarantee Building; Henry Hobson Richardson's Psychiatric Center, next door to the college; and a harbor front with historically significant early grain elevators.
A variety of outdoor sculpture also exists in the city along with some of the best Frederick Law Olmsted parks. Buffalo is also home to the world class Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra that gives performances throughout the Western New York area.
The many museums and other cultural attractions of Western New York and Southern Ontario, especially those of Rochester and Toronto, are located within short driving distances.