University at Albany - State University of New York

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About

Located in New York's capital city, the University at Albany is the premier public research University in the Capital Region. UAlbany is ranked among the top universities in Forbes’ “America’s Best Public Colleges,” and U.S. News & World Report consistently ranks many of our graduate programs among the top 50 in the United States, including clinical psychology, criminal justice, library, and information studies, public affairs, public health, sociology, and social work. Approximately 18,000 students the expansive opportunities of a large university in an environment designed to foster individual success.

Features

Accommodation

Accommodation is available for international students.

Scholarship

Merit based scholarships are available for international students.

Testimonials

Lauren B.
Lauren B.
Student
Maybe I'm biased because I went here, but I love UAlbany. The main construction is a massive concrete behemoth (the podium) surrounded by 4 other concrete behemoths (the 4 dorms) and then various other buildings (2 shiny ones in front: the Business Building and University Hall) and dormitories. If you have time, stop through for a UAlbany Football or Lacrosse game--we're finally getting our athletics off the ground!There are also always shows at the Performing Arts Centers and lots of visiting lecturers. And I haven't even mentioned the fountains yet! In the heart of campus, is a massive fountain that shoots water up almost 2 stories and has a spectacular lights setup at night. It's a great place to cool off (you're allowed in the fountain) and hang out any time of day. It is flanked by a fountain out front and a small fountain near Campus Center. Trust me, take some time to just walk around and reminisce about your glory days at school!
Clare M.
Clare M.
Student
My two degrees from here, English and MBA, have taken me far. Great investment in your future!

Degrees

Art, Design & Media
  • Art
  • Art History
  • Journalism
  • Music
  • Theatre
Business & Management
  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Business Economics (STEM)
  • Financial Market Regulation (STEM)
  • Public Policy and Management
Computer Science & IT
  • Computer Science (STEM)
  • Computer Science and Applied Mathematics (STEM)
  • Digital Forensics
  • Emergency Preparedness - Homeland Security and Cybersecurity
  • Informatics
Engineering & Technology
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering (STEM)
Environment & Agriculture
  • Atmospheric Science (STEM)
  • Environmental and Sustainable Engineering (STEM)
  • Environmental Science (STEM)
Law, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Africana Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Art History
  • Chinese Studies
  • Criminal Justice
  • Documentary Studies
  • East Asian Studies
  • English
  • Geography
  • Globalization Studies
  • History
  • Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Japanese Studies
  • Latin American - Caribbean and U.S. Latino Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Medieval and Renaissance Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Religious Studies
  • Social Welfare
  • Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Urban Studies and Planning
  • Women's Gender and Sexuality Studies
Pharmacy, Health and Life Sciences
  • Human Biology (STEM)
  • Human Development
  • Psychology
  • Public Health
  • Social Welfare
Natural Science & Mathematics
  • Actuarial and Mathematical Sciences (STEM)
  • Atmospheric Science (STEM)
  • Bio-Instrumentation
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (STEM)
  • Biology (STEM)
  • Chemistry (STEM)
  • Mathematics (STEM)
  • Physics (STEM)
Economics 
  • Economics (STEM)
  • Financial Market Regulation (STEM)

Tuition & Cost

The costs listed below are an estimate based on what most students pay. The final price for tuition, housing and other expenses will vary based on program, English level, housing selection and other factors. For more exact pricing, please contact our advisors.
For Bachelors:
$ 44,572 Average cost per year
$ 29,832Tuition
$ 9,280Housing
$ 5,460Other
Scholarship

Merit based scholarships are available for international students.

Required Documents

Below are the minimum documents required for our admissions team to conduct a review of your application to this institution. Additional documents may be required for specific programs or for the institution to issue you an unconditional letter of admission. Please contact an advisor for more information.

Passport Copy

English Test Result

Personal Statement

Recomendation Letter

School Transcript

Submission Deadlines

For Bachelors:
Autumn 2021
Application Deadline:July 15, 2021
Program Start:August 24, 2021
Spring 2022
Application Deadline:December 15, 2021
Program Start:February 01, 2022
Fall 2022
Application Deadline:July 15, 2022
Program Start:August 22, 2022