ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / State University of New York College at Cortland

State University of New York College at Cortland

Cortland, NY 4-Year Public

SUNY Cortland Student Life

SUNY Cortland is on a 191-acre campus in a small town setting in Cortland, New York, not far from Syracuse. SUNY Cortland has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.

SUNY Cortland has not reported any data on the presence of fraternities or sororities.

SUNY Cortland students' favorite campus events are Cortaca (annual Cortland vs. Ithaca football game).

Does SUNY Cortland Offer Student Housing?

SUNY Cortland offers housing. .

SUNY Cortland offers coed housing and housing for students with disabilities.

SUNY Cortland Athletics

At SUNY Cortland there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the university, funding, and competition level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at SUNY Cortland:

Sport Men's Intramural Women's Intramural Men's Division Women's Division Men's Scholarships Women's Scholarships
Ice Hockey NCAA Division 3 Intercollegiate Club Teams
Basketball NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Football NCAA Division 3 Intercollegiate Club Teams
Lacrosse NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Soccer NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Swimming And Diving NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Track And Field NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Cross Country Running NCAA Division 3 NCAA Division 3
Racquetball Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Rugby Intercollegiate Club Teams Intercollegiate Club Teams
Volleyball Intercollegiate Club Teams NCAA Division 3

Is SUNY Cortland Safe?

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

State University of New York College at Cortland is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The SUNY Cortland campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

SUNY Cortland offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to SUNY Cortland

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit SUNY Cortland, take Interstate 81 to Cortland, NY. If you need to fly, book your flight to Tompkins County airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in New York you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore SUNY Cortland's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Keep Reading About SUNY Cortland

To learn more about SUNY Cortland, choose from the options below:

Overview

Admissions

Academics

Tuition & Aid

Visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about SUNY Cortland.

SUNY Cortland Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

97%

Full Time

3%

Part Time

97%

In State

3%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

73%

14%

6%

4%

2%

1%

0.34%

0.16%

0.05%

Undergraduate Students

6,256

Graduate Students

576

Non-Resident / International Students

21

SUNY Cortland Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Career Planning
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Alumni Networking
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,832

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

52%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$8,677

Out-of-State

$18,587

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Unknown
9331376C-347F-48E1-9EA3-63CB6BA2D682
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
F43DB07C-E631-43A5-9C99-000231808F35
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
ECE68226-946A-49FB-9EBE-25C918B98643
Need Advice or Have a Question About SUNY Cortland?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation