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State University of New York at Albany

Campus Life and Facilities

University at Albany Students Say...

There are three distinct social orbits on the Albany campus. Some students take the initiative “by joining one of the many clubs or groups or getting involved with the student government.” Others “party for a good time,” telling us that “any night of the week you can find people to go out to the bars and clubs with you” and that “the average night ... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

Office of Undergraduate Admissions

University at Albany-SUNY, 1400 Washington Ave.

Albany, NY 12222

United States

Phone: 518-442-5435

Fax: 518-442-5383


Campus Life
Quality of Life Rating: 68
Fire Safety Rating: 76
Green Rating: 94
Environment:City (population 75,000 - 299,999)
Campus size: (number of acres): 795.00
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Campus Safety
Campus Security Report: http://police.albany.edu/

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety/

Student Housing
All Undergraduates Living on Campus: 58.90
Housing Options:Coed dorms
Special housing for international students

Disabled Student Services provides individualized services including information on accessible housing.
Assistance Finding Off-Campus Housing:Yes
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Student Activities
Registered Student Organizations:200
Student Activities:Academic Groups
Chamber Orchestra
Debating Club
Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups
Glee Club
Improv comedy
International Student Groups
Literary Magazine
Minority Student Groups
Political Discussion Groups
Radio Station
Religious Groups
Singing Groups
Social Services Group
Student Film Society
Student Union
Theater Program
Number of Honor Societies:20
Number of Social Sororities:19
    % of women who join:2%
Number of Social Fraternities:18
% of men who join: 1
Number of Religious Organizations:17
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Student Services
Other Services:DayCare
Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Support Groups: Yes
Description:Pride Alliance, URL http://www.albany.edu/~pride/
Minority Support Groups: Yes
Description:Asian American Alliance, Fuerza Latina, African American and Latino Pre-Professional Association
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Athletic Division:1
Men's Sports Team Name:Great Danes
Women's Sports Team Name:Great Danes
Team Mascot:Lil' Dane
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Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:At Cooperating Institutions: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
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Technology On Campus / Facilities
Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes
Email and Web Access Available: Yes
% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 75
Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 90
Average Number of PC's per Lab: 25.00
Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes
Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes
Fee for Network Use: No
Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes
Student Web Pages Provided: Yes
Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes
Fee Amount: ResNet via telehpone 24/7
Online Class Registration Available: Yes
Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No
Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No
Undergraduates that Own Computers: 95.00
Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes
Description: IBM, DELL
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: No
Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes
Special Facilities:Performing Arts Center, Art Museum, art and dance studios, sculpture foundry, nuclear accelerator and advanced materials facilities, a peptide synthesis facility, recombinatnt DNA sequencing laboratories, and atmospheric science's Whiteface Mountain observational facility.
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