About Medaille College
On Campus Housing
Medaille College is a private not-for-profit, four-year institution that was established in the year 1937 as a Mount Saint Joseph Teachers College. In the year 1968, college initiates a change in a charter that would create a co-ed college. New York State issued charter and Medaille College. In the year 1970, the college experienced significant growth and enrollment had increased. As a result, college in the year 1980s and 1990s expanded their programs and services to cater their growing students.
In the year 1991, the college started residence programs, to attract students across NY
state and South Ontario. The college later introduced adult learners, with classes that provide flexible education system. In 2010, the college introduced their online degree programs, providing high-quality education to all their students across the world.
The university now has more than 2,000 students enrolled for their different programs and the main mission of the college is to educate and empower individual for academic achievement and career success.
The student-faculty ratio is 16:1.
The college acceptance rate is 69%.
The graduation rate of the college is 43%.
The total student population of the university is 2,053, which includes 1,601 full time and 452 part-time students.
Online Education at Medaille College
The college provides online programs for those students who cannot attend traditional college to pursue their degree. The online programs are advanced, flexible, and structured. A student can choose their schedule and take up their class from anywhere around the world. The online students will get the same kind of education as that of a traditional student. The online programs are recognized and accredited.
The college offers 14 online programs in various disciplines. The college majors include Animal Science, Business Management, Education, Homeland Security, and Psychology.
The college's students and faculties are very welcoming. The college is close to many hangout spots and a student can enjoy their education as well as connect to all the nearby by refreshing places.
Medaille has a small campus, which allows for small class sizes and more help and one on one attention for a student. The teachers are dedicated to helping students academically and personally.
The college also organizes various events and activities at the campus to keep their students engaged in the campus and help them meet like-minded people.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$56,198 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
The financial aid office and teams strive to help a student in identifying all the opportunities available for them to make their education more affordable. The college provides financial aid in the form of scholarships, loans, and grants. Students looking for financial assistance has to fill up the FAFSA form.
Medaille College federal School code is 002777.
Federal Aid includes grants such as Pell Grants, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), and loans such as Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, and Direct PLUS Loan. Federal Work-Study option enables students to work for part-time and earn money for their education
Institutional Aid comprises of Trustee Scholarship, BOCES Scholarship, Alumni Referral Scholarship, Phi Theta Kappa Honors Scholarship, Urban Assembly Housing Scholarship, Veteran Scholarship, Adult Learner Scholarship, and includes grants such as Geographic Diversity Grant, SUNY Community College Grant, and more.
Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill.