44%

Acceptance Rate

$8,218

Avg.Financial Aid

002843

FAFSA Code

About The State University of New York (SUNY) at Cortland

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

6,858

Website

www2.cortland.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

SUNY Cortland, which is located in Cortland, New York is a public university. Around 97% of the students are 24 and under at SUNY Cortland. At SC around 72% are white, 13% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 6% are Black or African American. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 56% of the students are females and 44% are males. Ann E. Dunwoody, Kevin James, Nathan L. Miller, and George Breen are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The school believes in the all-round growth of the students and, hence encourages students to take part in several sporting activities, conducted inside the campus. Students taking admission here will notice that the university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure. At SC, 133 undergraduate and graduate-level programs, including both residential and online, are offered to the students. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

Location & Contact

Address

Miller Building

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 6077532011
Fax:
Request Info

Rankings

As long as US universities are concerned, the rankings which are provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere. The rankings of eductional institutions by Forbes and US News are considered a reliable source by applicants and experts. The ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success. However, SUNY Cortland doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

None

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

44%

SAT Range

1060 - 1200

ACT Range

22 - 25

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Considered but not required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to SC is moderately difficult. However, the university is selective in taking in students. To kickstart the admission process at SC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 1090-1230 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 21 might also given admission but the average ACT score at SUNY Cortland is 23. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at Miller Building, Cortland, New York 13045-0900, or call (607) 753-2011.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$16,386

Average Annual Cost

$6,870

Books And Supplies

$1,000

Other Fees

$1,666

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$12,886

Budget For Other Expenses

$2,798

Total One Year Cost

$25,220

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to SC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $30,699. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

16:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

80%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

$60

Faculty Overview

47%

Male Professors

53%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

304 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

159 Graduates

Business/Managerial Economics

141 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

130 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

123 Graduates

Psychology, General

84 Graduates

Public Health

64 Graduates

Communication Disorders Sciences an...

60 Graduates

Biology, General

58 Graduates

Criminology

49 Graduates

Sociology

43 Graduates

History

41 Graduates

Special Education and Teaching

40 Graduates

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

35 Graduates

Rehabilitation and Therapeutic Prof...

31 Graduates

Political Science and Government

29 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

20 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

19 Graduates

Teaching English or French as a Sec...

15 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

13 Graduates

International Relations and Nationa...

12 Graduates

Mathematics

12 Graduates

Visual and Performing Arts, General

12 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

11 Graduates

Outdoor Education

11 Graduates

Radio, Television, and Digital Comm...

10 Graduates

Geological and Earth Sciences/Geosc...

9 Graduates

Anthropology

8 Graduates

Community Organization and Advocacy

7 Graduates

Ecology, Evolution, Systematics, an...

7 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studi...

7 Graduates

Rhetoric and Composition/Writing St...

6 Graduates

Chemistry

5 Graduates

Geography and Cartography

5 Graduates

Archeology

4 Graduates

Economics

4 Graduates

Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facil...

4 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Physics

3 Graduates

Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecu...

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

6,343

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

29%

Full-time

98%

Part-time

2%

Students Gender

Male

44%

US National: 44%

Female

56%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

73% White

4% Unknown

6% Black

13% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

1% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

4%

Out Of State

96%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$68,027 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$7,980/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $4,910/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$4,910/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Blaze

School Colors

red and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Empire Eight

Total Male Athletes

459

Total Female Athletes

320

Intramural Sports

14

Sports Club

3

Sports Team (Men)

Baseball

Basketball

Cross Country

Football

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Swimming and Diving

Track and Field

Wrestling

Sports Team (Women)

Basketball

Cross Country

Field Hockey

Golf

Gymnastics

Ice Hockey

Lacrosse

Soccer

Softball

Swimming and Diving

Tennis

Track and Field

Volleyball

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

Yes

Students who want to enjoy the campus and lodging life can benefit from the on-campus housing facility provided by SC. At SC, $13,100 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. There are around 44% male and 56% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,000/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,000/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$16,401

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$170 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

63%

Average Aid Per Year

$8,218

Students Receiving Federal Grants

41%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,796

Students Receiving State Aid

48%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,142

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

57%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,118

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$12,715

$30K - $48K

$10,044

$48K - $75K

$7,075

$75K - $110K

$4,706

> $110K

$1,230

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$13,602,198

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$3,821,305

The financial aid department of SUNY Cortland helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average federal grant that comes from the college is around $4,622, whereas the financial aid is $2,098. Prospective students can benefit from state-level aid worth $4,063 as well as institutional aid worth $2,098.

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