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SUNY College at Potsdam Stats, Info and Facts

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3,700 Students

67% Admitted

  • 3,587 full time
  • 185 part time
  • 1,440 men full time
  • 2,071 women full time
  • 5,454 applied
  • 3,927 admitted
  • 784 enrolled

3,321 Undergraduates

$6,870 Tuition/Year

  • 250 Graduates
  • 39 Non-Degree
  • $6,870 in state
  • $1,593 fees
  • $13,390 room & board
  • $1,340 books and supplies

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At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Mid East Town, remote from an urban area
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Stephanie from Macedon, NY
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  • Great school full of friendly people. I was nervous about being so far away from home, but all the people here can be truly wonderful. The programs that are set…

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  • Briana from Massena, NY
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  • with a freindly staff, bright campus, and wide subject range suny potsdam is the perfect school for anyone who is serious about getting their education. while attending, you can get…

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  • Stacie from Auburn, ME
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  • SUNY Potsdam is a good sized campus in the middle of nowhere, but Clarkson University is nearby if you need to see new faces. The atmosphere here is friendly and…

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  • SUNY Potsdam Student
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  • SUNY Potsdam is a valuable college where there is always something going on for the students. They have so much to offer and it's a wonderful environment. More importantly, the…

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Mission Statement

The State University of New York at Potsdam prepares students to act as engaged global citizens and to lead lives enriched by critical thought, creativity, and discovery. As an inclusive scholarly community rooted in our historic role in providing exemplary teacher and music education and our leadership in the fine and performing arts, we are committed to the liberal arts and sciences as an academic foundation for all students. With an abiding sense of responsibility to our region and to the world beyond, SUNY Potsdam fosters an appreciation of and respect for the variety of human experience.

SUNY College at Potsdam
  • Located in Potsdam, NY
  • Public
  • 3,700 students enrolled
  • 67% admitted
  • $6,870 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Dina from Chazy, NY
  • I am a current student here

    The town is so small and you really get to know every one. It is just like my town so I enjoy it. Also everything is in a 15 minute walking distance and is just beautiful. All friendly people =D

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  • Glen from Schenectady, NY
  • I am a current student here

    People are great. Food is better than most colleges and a lot of outdoor stuff to door,as well as indoor games and activities. It can get pretty cold during the winter but activities and nature is plentiful.

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