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University at Buffalo Admission to Association of American Universities records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 5/3/1221
This collection contains the University at Buffalo's records about admission to, and the first year of membership in, the Association of American Universities. Records include correspondence, reports, statistics and data concerning the University at Buffalo at the time of AAU admission in the late 1980s.

Dates

  • 1982-1989

Terms of Access and Use

The University at Buffalo Admission to Association of American Universities records are open to researchers.

Copyright

Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Extent

.8 Linear Feet (2 manuscript boxes, 1 envelope)

Abstract

Records on the University at Buffalo's admission to and first year of membership in the Association of American Universities (AAU).

Historical Note

The Association of American Universities (AAU) is a nonprofit association of U.S. and Canadian preeminent public and private research universities. Founded in 1900, AAU focuses on national and institutional issues that are important to research-intensive universities, including funding for research, research and education policy, and graduate and undergraduate education. The University of Buffalo was elected to membership in 1989.

Arrangement

Mainly chronological.

Acquisition Information

The University at Buffalo Admission to Association of American Universities records were transferred to University Archives by the Office of the President, in July 1989 (accession 89-025) and January 1990 (accession 90-001).

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by Jennifer Cheney, February 2011; finding aid encoded by Amy Vilz, September 2019.

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the University at Buffalo Admission to Association of American Universities records
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by Jennifer Cheney
Date
09 August 2019
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Revision Statements

  • 2019 November 15: Container list encoded by Marie Elia.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

Contact:
420 Capen Hall
Buffalo New York 14260-1674 US
716-645-2916
716-645-3714 (Fax)