Because of its academic and athletic successes, the University at Buffalo is consistency cited as the athletic flagship of the SUNY system. In 1916, Grace Millard Knox pledged $500,000 (equivalent to $11,748,000 in 2019) for the establishment of a "department of liberal arts and sciences in the University of Buffalo", which was at the time still a private institution. A pharmacy is a facility whose primary function is to store, prepare and legally dispense prescription drugs under the professional supervision of a licensed pharmacist. In 1887, a law school was organized in Buffalo, which quickly became associated with Niagara University just to the north of Buffalo. 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[92][93] In the Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education 2017 inaugural ranking of top colleges and universities, the University at Buffalo was ranked as the 1st best public university in New York and 28th best in the nation. [112] Many academic programs, including the entirety of the undergraduate College of Arts and Sciences, the University at Buffalo Law School, the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, the School of Management, the Graduate School of Social Work, and the Graduate School of Education, as well as Lockwood Memorial Library, Oscar A. Silverman Library, and many administrative offices, are located on UB's North Campus. The North Campus offers a variety of entertainment programming and activity for students. In 2015, Mack became the first first-team All-Pro in NFL history to be elected in two different positions in the same year, as a defensive end and outside linebacker. In Kiplinger's "Best Values in Public Colleges" of 2017, the University at Buffalo ranks 54th in the nation for in-state students and 70th in the nation for out-of-state students. [36], Buffalo is a public university and is one of four university centers of the 64 campuses in the State University of New York (SUNY) which enrolled 467,991 students and employed 88,024 academic staff in 2014.