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SUNY College at Cortland, founded in 1868, is a public, multipurpose college of arts and sciences. Its 191-acre campus is located in Cortland, 30 miles from Syracuse.

Website: www2.cortland.edu/home/

Public
Co-ed
6,295
Undergraduate
Students
(56.4%) 3,553 Women
(43.6%) 2,742 Men
539
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
46% of 12,942 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.37
SAT Math
550-620 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
540-610 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
21-26 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
In-state: $25,744
Out-of-state: $35,654
Tuition and Fees
In-state: $8,806
Out-of-state: $18,716
Room and Board
$13,100
Average Percent of Need Met
68%
Average Freshman Award
$15,349
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
$31,176
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
328
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 25% of classes
20-29 students: 36% of classes
30-39 students: 18% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 5% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Cortland Population
19,059
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Syracuse
Freshman Housing Guarantee
 
Students in College Housing
 
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division III
Mascot
Dragon
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.2% Asian
6.4% Black/African-American
13.5% Hispanic/Latino
2.2% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
72.6% White
3.9% Unknown
International Students
0.6%
First-Year Students Returning
80.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
54.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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