Total Cost $19,728
Total Enrollment 18,020
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 19 : 1

SUNY at Albany
1400 Washington Avenue, Albany, New York 12222
(518) 442-3300

Mission Statement The prominence of the University at Albany as a modern and complex public research university belies its modest origins. Established in 1844 in an abandoned train depot donated by the city of Albany, the then New York State Normal School, the first state-chartered public institution of higher education in New York, hosted a beginning class of twenty-nine students who were instructed by two faculty members. Inspired by a zeal for liberal education and public service which they rightly believed would make a difference in their rapidly changing world, the Normal School's founders envisioned themselves engaged in a mission more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Public
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army, Air Force)
Teacher certification
Distance learning opportunities
Study abroad
Student Services Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Not applicable
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Campus Setting City: Small
Disability Services Student 4%
Yearly Application Deadline March 1
Admissions Office Phone (518) 442-5435
Admissions Office Email [email protected]
Admissions Office Address University Hall 112 1400 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12222
Admissions Transfer URL
Admissions Website (find financial aid info here)
Application Website
Application Fee $40

In order to be accepted to SUNY at Albany, you should have:

  • A High School GPA
  • A High School Record
  • Completed a college prep course
  • SAT and ACT test scores
Test Scores
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 490
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 580
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 520
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 610
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 22
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 26
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