Alumni Arena closed until further notice; intramural and rec activities cancelled on Thursday

Published October 5, 2016 at 6:15 PM

Alumni Arena on UB’s North Campus is closed to students and employees until further notice due to a loss of power in the building caused by a small electrical fire this afternoon.  Facilities crews are working to restore power as soon as possible.

All intramural and recreation activities are cancelled tomorrow. The university does not anticipate cancelling any UB Athletics team events at this time. 

Updates will be posted at   UB’s Office of Environmental Health and Safety is available to answer questions from the campus community at (716) 829-3301 or

The campus community was notified of the decision to close Alumni Arena at 5:45 p.m. today via the UB Alert notification system.