New Paltz is one of 64 campuses of the State University of New York (SUNY), the largest system of public higher education in the world. If you are accepted as an undergraduate student, you may study in one of more than 104 programs including:
- Business Administration
- International Business
- Electrical And Computer Engineering
- Computer Science
- International Relations
- Studio Art
- Theatre Arts
- Women's Studies
And, if you would like to earn a master's degree, New Paltz offers more than 60 graduate programs in a wide variety of specializations.
Campus & Facility
The spacious 216-acre campus has 52 buildings to support the academic work of students and faculty. The Sojournor Truth Library with over 400,000 volumes provides a computerized catalog and research system with seating for 1,100. In addition, extensive computer labs are available to all students, including fully computerized labs for engineering, the sciences, journalism, business and graphic design. Other unique features of the campus include:
- Microelectronics Clean Room Facility
- Robotics Laboratory
- A new fine arts center with extensive art studios
- Radio and television production facilities
- Three theaters
- Two dance studios
- Two recital halls
- Music practice rooms
- Clinical Training Centers for Speech & Hearing and Music Therapy
- A multi-media language laboratory
In addition to the academic buildings, the college has a gymnasium with basketball courts, weight rooms and an indoor swimming pool, an outdoor track, and numerous playing fields and tennis courts.
New Paltz has a total enrollment of approximately 8,400, including 4,800 full-time undergraduate students and 1,900 graduate students. There are more than 400 international students from over fifty countries. This gives the campus richness and diversity. Students can join any of the more than 130 different organizations to explore a variety of cultural, political, educational, and social interests. Additionally, there are more than 35 sports teams for both men and women. SUNY at New Paltz offers many concerts, recitals, plays and exhibits. Professional musicians, speakers and entertainers also perform at New Paltz.
For more information about SUNY New Paltz, please visit www.newpaltz.edu/about
Here are a few links that we thought would help you as a student here at SUNY New Paltz.
- Undergraduate Admissions
- Graduate Studies Admissions
- Academic Computing
- Dining Services
- Health Center
- Sojourner Truth Library
- Student Accounts
Of course, you can always visit the Resources for Current Students.