SUNY at Albany

Acceptance Rate 54 %
SAT Average 1,170
Tuition & Fees $27,750
Student Population 17,944
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $9,226

Academic Overview

SUNY at Albany Campus, Albany, NY
SUNY at Albany is a public, 4 or more years institute located in Albany, New York. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $10,160 for New York residents and $27,750 for out-of-state students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 17,944 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 54% and the graduation rate is 63% last year.
The salary after graduation from SUNY at Albany varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $57,600. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of SUNY at Albany are $10,160 for New York residents and $27,750 for non-residents. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $13,435 for in-state students and $25,225 for out-of-state students.
SUNY at Albany 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at SUNY Albany. The acceptance rate of SUNY Albany is 54% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 18%. The average graduation rate is 63% and the transfer-out rate is 29%. The average received amount of financial aid is $9,226 and 64% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 17,944 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Acceptance Rate for SUNY at Albany is 54 %.
Graduation Rate for SUNY at Albany is 63 %
Transfer-out Rate for SUNY at Albany is 29 %
Retention Rate for SUNY at Albany is 81 %
Student Population for SUNY at Albany is 17,944
Student to Faculty Rate for SUNY at Albany is 19 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $9,226 at SUNY at Albany.

Offered Degrees

SUNY Albany offers 248 major programs through online and on-site education where 12 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate30
Bachelor's Degree641
Post Bachelor's Degree50
Master's Degree916
Post Master's Degree394
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship431
Doctor's degree - professional practice30

Special Learning Opportunities

SUNY at Albany offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:7,573)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,221)

Veterans Benefits

SUNY at Albany has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges