College at Brockport--SUNY

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350 New Campus Drive

Brockport, NY 14420

Phone: (585) 395-2211
2013-2014 Tuition
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U.S. News Rankings

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U.S. News rank Category Name
#54 Overall Score: 51 out of 100. Regional Universities (North)

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College at Brockport--SUNY is a public institution that was founded in 1835. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,133, its setting is suburban, and the campus size is 464 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. College at Brockport--SUNY's ranking in the 2014 edition of Best Colleges is Regional Universities (North), 54. Its in-state tuition and fees are $7,210 (2013-14); out-of-state tuition and fees are $16,660 (2013-14).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

Founded in 1835, The College at Brockport, State University of New York, is a selective comprehensive liberal arts college with a wealth of academic programs and co-curricular activities, providing opportunities for students to pursue their talents and explore their intellectual, creative and athletic potential. Our academic offerings include 49 undergraduate majors and more than 50 graduate programs, post-master's and advanced certificate programs, teacher certification in 23 areas and combined bachelor's/master's programs. The College holds accreditations from 13 recognized accrediting bodies for programs including alcohol and substance abuse studies, athletic training, business, chemistry, computer science, counseling, dance, nursing, public administration, recreation and leisure studies, social work, teacher education, and theatre. From our rigorous programs in the sciences and mathematics to innovative coursework in kinesiology and a world-renowned dance program, Brockport students receive a liberal arts education that is supported through top-notch faculty and modern facilities. Nearly 30 percent of the College's undergraduates advance to graduate school, and 93 percent find jobs in their field or are in graduate school within six months of graduation. Students have the opportunity to study abroad through one of the largest programs in the nation, complete internships with major corporations, work with faculty on research and scholarly activities, live in a living and learning community with others that share their interests, and participate in our Leadership Development Program and service-learning activities. There are more than 100 student clubs and organizations, 23 NCAA intercollegiate athletic teams, intramural and club sports, arts and cultural events, and access to the nearby cities of Buffalo and Rochester, NY, as well as Niagara Falls and Toronto, Canada.

General Information

School type public, coed college
Year founded 1835
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar semester
Setting suburban
2012 Endowment N/A


When applying to College at Brockport--SUNY, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. Scores for either the ACT or SAT test are due March 1. The application fee at College at Brockport--SUNY is $50. It is selective, with an acceptance rate of 47.7 percent.

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Selectivity selective
Fall 2012 acceptance rate 47.7%
Application deadline rolling
SAT/ACT scores must be received by March 1

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Academic Life

The student-faculty ratio at College at Brockport--SUNY is 18:1, and the school has 40 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at College at Brockport--SUNY include: Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Health Professions and Related Programs; Education; Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services; and Psychology. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 84 percent.

Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 18:1
4-year graduation rate 44%
Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 19%
Health Professions and Related Programs 15%
Education 9%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 7%
Psychology 7%

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Student Life

College at Brockport--SUNY has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,133, with a gender distribution of 45.3 percent male students and 54.7 percent female students. At this school, 38 percent of the students live in college-owned, -operated, or -affiliated housing and 62 percent of students live off campus. College at Brockport--SUNY is part of the NCAA III athletic conference.

Total enrollment 8,271
Student gender distribution
Student gender distribution
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate men who are members of a fraternity
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority
Collegiate athletic association NCAA III

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Campus Info & Services

College at Brockport--SUNY offers a number of student services including nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service, and health insurance. College at Brockport--SUNY also offers campus safety and security services like 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, student patrols, and controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc). Of the students at College at Brockport--SUNY, 53 percent have cars on campus. Alcohol is permitted for students of legal age at College at Brockport--SUNY.

Students who have cars on campus 53%
Health insurance offered Yes

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Paying for School

At College at Brockport--SUNY, 72.4 percent of full-time undergraduates receive some kind of need-based financial aid and the average need-based scholarship or grant award is $5,353.

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In-state tuition and fees $7,210 (2013-14)
Out-of-state tuition and fees $16,660 (2013-14)
Room and board $11,140 (2013-14)
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* Overview details based on 2012 data

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