SUNY at Albany.

SUNY at Albany

Albany, NY4 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 13,320 students
  • 0.25 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at SUNY at Albany

Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Biology, Business, Accounting, Journalism, Mathematics, Statistics, Elementary Education, and Education.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

13,442 students out of 24,887 applicants were accepted into SUNY at Albany. They had an average SAT score of 1173. 86% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 25% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at SUNY at Albany was $24,370, while for in-state students it was $9,490. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $33,913.

The average financial aid at SUNY at Albany is $6,649. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $17,721 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at SUNY at Albany

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

61% of undergraduate students at SUNY at Albany received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at SUNY at Albany

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at SUNY at Albany was of $13,464 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,000.

Diversity at SUNY at Albany

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017