SUNY at Albany

Albany, New York

Overview

Address1400 Washington Avenue
School Websitewww.albany.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Small

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

SUNY at Albany is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Albany, New York that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 27,679 students applied to SUNY at Albany. Of those students, 14,416 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in SUNY at Albany was $6,870, in addition to fees of $3,141. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend SUNY at Albany.

SUNY at Albany has a 64% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The SUNY at Albany acceptance rate is 52%. To put this into perspective, 14,416 of the 27,679 students who applied to SUNY at Albany in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in SUNY at Albany is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into SUNY at Albany had an SAT score between the range of 1,100 and 1,260. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for SUNY at Albany was between 22 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to SUNY at Albany as part of their application.

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At SUNY at Albany, the tuition for in-state residents is $6,870. Combined with fees of $3,141, room and board costs of $14,003, other expenses of $1,720 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $26,734.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $26,851 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in SUNY at Albany to $43,574 for out-of-state students.

Students at SUNY at Albany are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at SUNY at Albany was $5,145 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 44%.

SUNY at Albany Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio19:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to SUNY at Albany.

SUNY at Albany has a good gender split, with 51% of undergraduates being female and 49% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are New York residents; in fact, 92% of all students reside in New York. However, 4% of students come from out-of-state and 4% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at SUNY at Albany is 19:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from SUNY at Albany to thrive in your studies.

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