State University of New York At Albany [SUNY]

Housing Location Type Offers Scholarships Student Population Offers CLA
Available for Undergraduate Urban No 17743 (Total) Yes
Degrees Offered Public/Private Institution Type Student Body Student Population
Bachelor Public Doctorate-Granting University Co-educational 1770 (International)

Yearly Costs / ELS Level

Living Expenses
Degree Tuition Fees Housing ** Meals OtherExpenses I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds) ELS
Bachelor $$$ $$ $$ $$$ 112
 I-20/Visa costs include Tuition, Housing, Meals and all other fees in USD
Housing cost may include meals and other expenses to equal Living Expenses


Located in New York's capital city, the University at Albany offers its more than 17,300 students the expansive opportunities of a major research university and an environment designed to foster success. UAlbany students choose from 120 undergraduate majors and minors and more than 125 graduate programs. Many of these programs are nationally ranked, among them criminal justice, information and technology management (Informatics), public administration, social welfare, public health and sociology. The University's location in the state capital of New York provides students with limitless opportunities for internships and public service through which they gain experience, test their skills, and prepare to launch brilliant careers. The area is also a vibrant center for culture and entertainment. Among its attractions are the New York State Museum and Library and the Times Union Center, a major Northeast entertainment and sports venue. Close by are the Berkshires, the Catskills, Saratoga and the Adirondack Mountains, areas famed for recreational and cultural opportunities. 1. AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE (WINTER): 32 ᵒ F/ 0 ᵒC 2. AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE (SUMMER): 90 ᵒ F/ 32 ᵒC


Living on Campus offers students many benefits and amenities, please see the amenities section of our Living on Campus webpage for more details. All of our freshman are located on State, Indian and Dutch Quads. These quads have been designated as alcohol free and are a great place to begin your experience here at UAlbany.

Student life

U Albany students get involved in a variety of activities, from Greek life to musical groups to community service. Our Division for Student Success offers a range of support services and opportunities, from career services to residential life to orientation.