- Location Canton, NY
- Web Site http://www.canton.edu
- Nearest ELS Center N.Y., Manhattan,NY
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|Key majors offered|
|Housing||Location Type||Offers Scholarships||Student Population||Offers CLA|
|Available for Undergraduate||Rural||Yes||3200 (Total)||Yes|
|Degrees Offered||Public/Private||Institution Type||Student Body|
|Associate, Career/Undergraduate Certificate, Bachelor||Public||Baccalaureate College||Co-educational|
Yearly Costs / ELS Level
|Degree||Tuition||Fees||Housing **||Meals||OtherExpenses||I 20/Visa* (Total Required Funds)||ELS|
SUNY, College at Canton is part of the State University of New York (SUNY), the largest U.S. public university system. Here, opportunities for an excellent education are enhanced by the individual attention provided by a small college combined with the resources of a large, well-know institution. SUNY Canton is located in the northernmost party of New York State, known as "The North Country." It is a place rich with history and full of opportunities for outdoor recreation. The campus is located on the outskirts of the village of Canton, within walking distance via a footbridge, which crosses the Grasse River. Downtown shops include a natural foods store, jewelry, clothing, and arts and crafts boutiques, a bagel and coffee shop and fast foods.
SUNY Canton has five residence halls. Each hall has three wings of student rooms, which are clustered around a central common area. There are a variety of different lifestyle options. There are 12 rooms per floor and all are furnished. Clusters of three rooms on each floor share a common bathroom. All residence halls are furnished with a modular jack and a telephone. More than half of the SUNY Canton population lives off-campus. Assistance may be available for students seeking off-campus housing.
- At SUNY Canton, activities for student's include:
- More than 75 student clubs and organizations are available.
- The Office of Multi-Cultural Affairs plans and implements educational, cultural, social and recreational programs.
- NCAA Division III sports for both men and women including basketball, volleyball and soccer.
- On-campus facilities consists of the Campus Store, Library and Health Center. Besides Clubs, there are numerous entertainment opportunities available each week, including:
Comedians and Bands
Trips, intramurals, festivals
Motivational and educational speakers
Students may also sit on many campus-wide committees, such as:
Student Government Association
College Activities Board