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:
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 Sojourner 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:
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 50 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.
Here are a few links that we think will help you as a student here at SUNY New Paltz:
Of course, you can always visit the Resources for Current Students.