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Location and Setting


Albany Population
97,660
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Campus Size
560 acres

Weather

Temperature
11 average low in January, 79 average high in September
Rain
135 rainy days per year

Getting Around

Campus Map
Map
Nearest Bus Station
3 mile(s) from campus in Albany
Nearest Train Station
10 mile(s) from campus in Rensselaer

Housing


College Housing
College offers housing to students
Types of Housing
Coed housing
Students in College Housing
56% 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
44%
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
Five Quad Ambulance Service, on-campus car battery assistance

Personal Support Services


Health Service
Offered
Personal Counseling
Offered
Child Care
Offered

Sports and Recreation


Intercollegiate Athletics

Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Great Dane
School Colors
Purple and gold

Intercollegiate Sports Offered

Sports Women Men
Offered Scholarships Offered Scholarships
Baseball     x x
Basketball x x x x
Crew x   x  
Cross-Country Running x x x x
Field Hockey x x    
Football     x x
Golf x x    
Lacrosse x x x x
Rock Climbing x   x  
Soccer x x x x
Softball x x    
Tennis x x    
Track And Field x x x x
Volleyball x x    
Women's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball    
Basketball x x
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey x x
Football    
Golf x x
Lacrosse x x
Rock Climbing x  
Soccer x x
Softball x x
Tennis x x
Track And Field x x
Volleyball x x
Mens's Sports Offered Scholarships
Baseball x x
Basketball x x
Crew x  
Cross-Country Running x x
Field Hockey    
Football x x
Golf    
Lacrosse x x
Rock Climbing x  
Soccer x x
Softball    
Tennis    
Track And Field x x
Volleyball    
Women's Club Sports
 
Men's Club Sports
 

Recreational Sports

Intramural Sports
badminton, baseball, basketball, equestrian sports, fencing, football, ice hockey, lacrosse, racquetball, rugby, skiing (cross-country), skiing (downhill), soccer, softball, tennis, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball, wrestling

Student Activities


Activities and Organizations
choral groups, drama theatre, radio station, student newspaper, television station, national fraternities, national sororities, intramural athletics, cultural organizations, political organizations, community service, honor societies
Sororities
2% of women participate
Fraternities
2% of men participate
ROTC
Army ROTC offered on campus, Air Force ROTC offered off campus

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