Overview

Applicants
2,389
Acceptance Rate
93%
Average HS GPA
3.40

GPA Breakdown

28%
Over 3.75
23%
3.50 - 3.74
13%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
13%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
2.00 - 2.49

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SAT & ACT Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
470 - 570
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
470 - 570
ACT Composite Scores
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
17 - 22

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Class Rank
Academic GPA
Application Essay
Recommendation(s)
Non-Academic

Level of applicant's interest

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
10:1
Total Faculty
320
with Terminal Degree
171

228
Women
92
Men
41
Minority

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
10 - 19

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years
62%

Majors

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biochemistry.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Education, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Spanish Language and Literature.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other.
  • Nursing, Other.

  • LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES.

  • Legal Professions and Studies, Other.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Doctoral/Professional
Doctoral/Research
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate
Post-Master's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Julia Greenstein
CEO, Immerge/Biotherapeutics

Barbara Provus
Principal, Shepherd, Bueschel and Provus, Inc.

Hon Prudence Bushnell
Former US Embassador to Kenya

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
Graduate in 5 years
Graduate in 6 years
62%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
No

Career Services

Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
On Campus Interviews
Opportunities at School

Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Mar 12

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,260

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$4,420

Average Need-Based Loan
$3,985

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$12,550

Financial aid provided to international students
No

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$29,357
Required Fees
$1,500
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,200

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
Transportation for Commuters
$900

On-Campus Room and Board
$12,618
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal and Institutional

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
No

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
1,477

Demographics

4.00%
Asian
11.24%
African-American
9.86%
Hispanic
60.90%
Caucasian
8.62%
Unknown
1.31%
International

79% female
21% male
9% are out of state
92% are full time
8% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
48%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
72%

Campus Environment
Small Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Cooperative
Dorms Coed
Dorms Female
Other
Theme Housing
Wellness Housing

Special Needs Admissions


College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered


Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
40
Number of Honor Societies
14

Number of Social Sororities
Number of Religious Organizations
4

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

Men's Sports ()
0 Sports

Women's Sports ()
5 Sports

Basketball
Soccer
Softball
Tennis
Volleyball

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: www.sage.edu/rsc/studentlife/clubsorganizations/index

Minority Support Groups: www.sage.edu/rsc/resources/diversity

Army ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Siena College
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst.

Sustainability


Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

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

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
No

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
Purchase agreement with Dell computers.

Campus Visits Contact

Address
Office of Admission
Troy, NY 12180

Phone
5182442217


Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
New York State Theatre Institute
Buchman Pavilion
Helen M. Upton Women's Center
Robison Athletic and Recreation Center
James L. Meader Little Theater

Most Popular Places Off Campus
New York State Museum
Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Troy Music Hall
Rensselaer County Historical Society
Albany Institute of History and Art

Campus Tours

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: Varies
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
With appointment; anytime.

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
Other

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Academic Year

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Albany International Airport is the closest. We are on the busline in Troy.

Driving Instructions to Campus
From the South: Take Exit 23 off the New York State Thruway wich will lead directly onto Route 787 North. Directions from 787 North: Proceed on Route 787 North to the 23rd Street Exit-Watervliet, Green Island. At the end of the 23rd Street Exit ramp turn right. Proceed to the first light, turn right and cross the Green Island Bridge to Troy. Turn right at the end of the bridge onto River Street. Follow River Street to the Troy City Hall. Just beyond the City Hall, River Street and First Street intersect. Bear left onto First Street and proceed two blocks to the light. The Admissions parking lot is to your right. The Admission House is directly across Congress Street. From the West: Take Exit 24 off the New York State Thruway which will lead directly onto Interstate 90 East. Floowo the signs for Route 787 North. Proceed on Route 787 North as noted above. From the East: At the western end of the Massachusetts Turnpike, continue straight on the New York State Thruway Spur to the exit for Troy-B1. After you have taken Exit B1, follow signs for 90 West. Proceed on 90 West to the exit for Route 787 North. Proceed on Route 787 as noted above. From the North and Route 7: Exit from Route 87 (Northway) at Exit 7, Route 7 East. Take Route 7 East to the exit ramp marked Downtown Troy. Continue straight off the Downtown Troy exit ramp to the third traffic light. The next street is Broadway; turn right. Take Broadway tot he end; you will be facing the Troy City Hall. Turn left and proceed straight on First Street to the traffic light; the Admission House parking lot will be to your right. The Admission House is directly across Congress Street.

Local Accommodations
Albany Marriott, Holiday Inn, Clarion Inn and Suites, Crowne Plaza.


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