Oswego by the Numbers

SUNY Oswego is one of the best comprehensive colleges in the country. Recognized for excellence and value, Oswego is known for its extraordinary faculty, its welcoming atmosphere, and its reputation for producing fiercely loyal alumni.

The College

1861

Founded

700 Acres

On the Lakeshore of Lake Ontario

$900 Million

Recently Invested in Modernized and State-of-the-art Buildings and Facilities

Syracuse Campus

Offers Regional Access to Our Undergraduate and Graduate Degree Programs

Majors and Minors

60

Undergraduate Majors

70+

Minors

35+

Master’s Programs

Academics

17:1

Student:Faculty

800+

Students in Internships and Co-ops Annually

24

Average Class Size

80+

Study Abroad Programs

500+

Faculty

88%

Full-time Faculty With the Highest Degree in Their Field

Tuition & Fees

$7,070 NYS Resident Tuition
$16,980 Out-of-State Tuition
$14,603 Room & Board (varies according to meal plan)
$1,647 Fees

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Financial Aid & Scholarships

$84 Million Awarded Annually
$6.5 Million Awarded in Merit-based Scholarships
89% of Students Receive Some Form of Student Aid

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Admissions

1170 Mean SAT
24 Mean ACT
90 Mean High School GPA

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Our Students

49:51 Male: Female Ratio
40+ Countries Represented
28% of Students Are from a Culturally Diverse Background
7,000 Undergraduate Students
1,000 Graduate Students

Student Life

200+ Registered Student Clubs and Organizations
4,400 Students Live in 13 Campus Residence Halls
Suites and Townhouses Available to Upperclassmen
Freshmen May Bring Car

Beyond Oswego

95%

Graduates Are Employed or Continuing Education

91%

Work in The Field of Their Choice

85,000+

Alumni Network

Athletics

24

NCAA Division III Athletic teams

SUNYAC

Part of the State University of New York Athletic Conference

137

All Americans

Distinguished Rankings 

Top 15 public “Regional Universities in the North”

— U.S. News & World Report, 2019

Top-10 among “Best Value Schools in the North”

 U.S. News & World Report, 2019

Nationally ranked online MBA; #1 among New York state public colleges in “Best Online Degree Programs: MBA”

 U.S. News & World Report, 2019

One of the Nation’s top “Green Colleges”

 Princeton Review, 2019

Major Accreditations

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Middle States Commission on Higher Education Accredited

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International

Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business