The College at Brockport is a public liberal arts college. Founded in 1867, it is part of the State University of New York system. Through its Delta College, Brockport offers the only accelerated baccalaureate degree program in the SUNY system. This program focuses on an interdisciplinary, experiential global studies major. Brockport's 435-acre campus is located 16 miles west of Rochester, NY.

Website: www.brockport.edu/

Public
Co-ed
7,180
Undergraduate
Students
(56.9%) 4,086 Women
(43.1%) 3,094 Men
1,133
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
53% of 9,628 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
2.85
SAT Math
545 average
590-500 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
550 average
590-500 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
23 average
25-20 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,048
Out-of-state: $33,698
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,154
Out-of-state: $17,804
Room and Board
$12,904
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Freshman Award
$11,532
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$30,416
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
374
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 19% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Brockport Population
8,397
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Rochester
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
37% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Golden Eagle
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.2% Asian
11.4% Black/African-American
7.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.0% White
4.9% Unknown
International Students
0.9% from 24 countries
First-Year Students Returning
78.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
48.2%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
79%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
27.0%
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Freshman Admission Requirements


Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted.

High School Preparation

High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended

High School Units Required or Recommended
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Foreign Language   3
Social Studies 3 4
History 3  
Academic Electives    

Examinations

Examinations
Exam Required Units Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required March 1
SAT Only Recommended March 1
ACT Only Recommended March 1
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted March 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
SAT Essay Component Policy Not Reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
ACT Writing Test Policy SAT: Used for placement
ACT: Used for placement

Applying for Admission


Admissions Office

Address
350 New Campus Drive
City, State, Zip
Brockport, NY 14420-2997
Phone
(585) 395-2751
Fax
(585) 395-5452
E-mail
admit@brockport.edu

Application Dates and Fees

Regular Admisson Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted

Early Admission

Early Decision Offered
No
Early Decision Deadline
 
Early Decision Notification
 
Early Action Offered
No
Early Action Deadline
 
Early Action Notification
 

Application Form

Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Available

Other Application Requirements

Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Other
 
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process

Selection of Students


Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X

Profile of Fall Admission


Overall Admission Rate
53% of 9,628 applicants were admitted
Women
54% of 5,450 applicants were admitted
Men
52% of 4,178 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,262 (25%) of 5,120 admitted students enrolled
Women
707 (24%) of 2,927 admitted students enrolled
Men
555 (25%) of 2,193 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate
 
Early Action Admission Rate
 
Students Offered Wait List
 
Students Accepting Wait List Position
 
Students Admitted From Wait List
 

Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)

Average GPA
2.85
3.75 and Above
11%
3.50 - 3.74
10%
3.25 - 3.49
14%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
27%
2.00 - 2.49
20%

SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

SAT Math
545 average
590-500 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
20%
Score of 500 - 600
57%
Score of 400 - 500
21%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW
550 average
590-500 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
21%
Score of 500 - 600
57%
Score of 400 - 500
19%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%

ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen

ACT Composite
23 average
25-20 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
5%
Score of 24 - 29
32%
Score of 18 - 23
57%
Score of 12 - 17
6%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%

Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 12%
Top quarter: 34%
Top half: 74%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
0%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported

Tuition and Expenses


Cost of Attendance
In-state: $24,048
Out-of-state: $33,698
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,154
Out-of-state: $17,804
Room and Board
$12,904
Books and Supplies
$1,330
Other Expenses
$1,660
Payment Plans
Installment plan, deferred payment

Applying for Financial Aid


Financial Aid Office

Email
finaid@brockport.edu
Web Site
Financial Aid Web Site
Net Price Calculator URL
Net Price Calculator URL

Application Process

Application Deadline
Priority deadline January 1
Award Notification
On a rolling basis beginning January 1
Methodology for Awarding Institutional Aid
Federal Methodology
Forms Required Cost to File
FAFSA
Code is 002841
Free
State Aid Form  

Profile of 2017 - 18 Financial Aid


Freshman

Financial Aid Applicants
1,009 (93.8%) of freshmen
Found to Have Financial Need
808 (80.1%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
795 (98.4%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
98 (12.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
66%
Average Award
$11,532
Need-Based Gift
Received by 612 (77.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $7,621
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 708 (89.1%) of aid recipients, average amount $4,763
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 267 (33.6%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
71 (6.6%) of freshmen had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,610

All Undergraduates

Financial Aid Applicants
4,706 (88.6%) of undergraduates
Found to Have Financial Need
3,897 (82.8%) of applicants
Received Financial Aid
3,846 (98.7%) of applicants with financial need
Need Fully Met
549 (14.3%) of aid recipients
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Award
$10,755
Need-Based Gift
Received by 3,038 (79.0%) of aid recipients, average amount $6,852
Need-Based Self-Help
Received by 3,296 (85.7%) of aid recipients, average amount $5,073
Merit-Based Gift
Received by 835 (21.7%) of aid recipients
Merit-Based Gift
132 (2.5%) of undergraduates had no financial need and received merit aid, average amount $4,898

Borrowing

2016 Graduates Who Took Out Loans
80%
Average Indebtedness of 2016 Graduates
$30,416
Parents of Students Receiving Aid
12.0%
Parents of Students Not Receiving Aid
12.0%

Financial Aid Programs


Loans

Federal Loans
Direct subsidized Stafford loans, direct unsubsidized Stafford loans, direct PLUS loans, Federal Perkins loans, Federal Nursing loans
State Loans
 
Other Loans
Alternative loans

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based Available
Federal Pell grants, SEOG, State scholarships, Institutional scholarships, Private scholarships
Non-Need–Based Available
Academic scholarships, Creative arts/performance scholarships, Special achievements/activities, Special characteristics (minority, religious affiliation, other scholarships)

Non-Need Awards

Academic Interest/Achievement Award Areas
Biological Sciences, Business, Communication, Computer Science, Education, English, Foreign Languages, Home Economics, Humanities, International Studies, Mathematics, Military Science, Physical Sciences, Premedicine, Social Sciences
Number of Awards
828
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Creative Arts/Performance Award Areas
Art/Fine Arts, Cinema/Film/Broadcasting, Creative Writing, Dance, Journalism/Publications, Music, Theater/Drama
Number of Awards
19
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Achievements/Activities Award Areas
Community Service, Hobbies/Interests, Leadership, Religious Involvement
Number of Awards
72
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 
Special Characteristics Award Areas
Adult Students, Children and Siblings of Alumni, Children of Faculty/Staff, Ethnic Background, First-Generation College Students, International Students, Married Students, Members of Minorities, Previous College Experience, Religious Affiliation, Veterans
Number of Awards
31
Top Areas (By Money Awarded)
 

Employment

Work-Study Programs
Federal work study available, other work study available
Average Earnings from On-Campus Employment
$2,475
Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Athletic Training/Trainer
  • Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemistry, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Science
  • Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
  • Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
  • Dance, General
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Biology
  • Finance, General
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General
  • History, General
  • Hydrology and Water Resources Science
  • Information Science/Studies
  • International Business/Trade/Commerce
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • Journalism
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Facilities Management, General
  • Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Speech Communication and Rhetoric
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Health professions and related sciences, Business/marketing, Parks and recreation
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Business administration, nursing, social work, biology, environmental science, environmental science and biology, pharmacy, history, mathematics, political science, sociology/public administration, psychology
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
374
Part-Time Faculty
236
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
42%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 14% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 19% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 4% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 35% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 34% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 8% of discussion sections/labs
Over 100 students: 1% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
803,874
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1000
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Professional Science Master's, Master of Arts, Master of Public Administration, Master of Science in Education

Master's Programs of Study

  • Accounting
  • American Studies
  • Art/Fine Arts
  • Arts Administration
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemistry
  • Communication--General
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Counselor Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Dance
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English
  • English Education
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Forensic Sciences
  • Gerontology
  • Health Education
  • Health Services Management and Hospital Administration
  • History
  • History of Medicine
  • Liberal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics Education
  • Middle School Education
  • Multilingual and Multicultural Education
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Physical Education
  • Psychology--General
  • Public Administration
  • Public History
  • Reading Education
  • Science Education
  • Social Sciences Education
  • Social Work
  • Sports Management
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Not reported

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Not reported

Location and Setting


Brockport Population
8,397
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Rochester
Campus Size
464 acres

Weather

Temperature
16.3 average low in January, 75.8 average high in September
Rain
160 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
17 mile(s) from campus in Rochester
Nearest Train Station
17 mile(s) from campus in Rochester

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing, disabled student housing
Students in College Housing
37% of all students
Housing Requirements
Freshmen and sophomores are required to live on campus
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students Living Off Campus/Commuting
63%
Off-Campus Housing Assistance
Assistance in locating off-campus housing is available

Security


24-Hour Emergency Phone/Alarm Devices
Available
24-Hour Security Patrols
Available
Late-Night Transport/Escort Services
Available
Electronically Operated Housing Entrances
Available
Other
Emergency Notification System, Community Policing Program

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Golden Eagle
School Colors
Green and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x  
Basketball x   x  
Cross-Country Running x   x  
Field Hockey x      
Football     x  
Gymnastics x      
Ice Hockey     x  
Lacrosse x   x  
Soccer x   x  
Softball x      
Swimming And Diving x   x  
Tennis x      
Track And Field x   x  
Volleyball x      
Wrestling     x  
Women's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey x  
Football    
Gymnastics x  
Ice Hockey    
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball x  
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis x  
Track And Field x  
Volleyball x  
Wrestling    
Mens's Sports
Offered Scholarships
Baseball x  
Basketball x  
Cross-Country Running x  
Field Hockey    
Football x  
Gymnastics    
Ice Hockey x  
Lacrosse x  
Soccer x  
Softball    
Swimming And Diving x  
Tennis    
Track And Field x  
Volleyball    
Wrestling x  
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
basketball, soccer, tennis, volleyball

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, habitat for humanity, brockport pre-professional health club, brockport psychology club, student nursing organization, caribbean student association
Sororities
1% of women participate
Fraternities
1% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Navy ROTC is offered off campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

Student Body


Coeducational
Yes
All Undergraduates
7,180
Women
4,086 (56.9%)
Men
3,094 (43.1%)
Full-Time Undergraduates
6,419
Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
2.2% Asian
11.4% Black/African-American
7.4% Hispanic/Latino
2.9% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
71.0% White
4.9% Unknown
International Students.
0.9% from 24 countries
Average Age
22
All Graduate Students
1,133

Undergraduate Retention and Graduation


First-Year Students Returning
78.5%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
48.2%
Students Graduating Within 5 Years
64.3%
Students Graduating Within 6 Years
66.0%

After Graduation


Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
79%
Average Starting Salary
79%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
27.0%
Disciplines Pursued
Not reported

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