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Students interested in learning more about SUNY Potsdam are invited to join us for our Fall Open Houses.  Register now.
Updated Facilities
Updated Facilities
Our newly renovated biology and chemistry labs enhance our already strong programs in the natural sciences.  
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Arts Campus
SUNY Potsdam is one of 3 designated arts campuses in the SUNY System. We offer programs in art, music, dance, theatre, film studies, and creative writing. 
Welcome Team
First Year Program
We're the first SUNY school to merge academics, residential accommodations, and the faculty into our first year program. And it all starts with our Welcome Team. 
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Clubs & Organizations
Greek Life is just one of over 70 clubs and organizations for students to join. From the Frisbee Club to the Culinary Club, there is something for everyone.
Get Outdoors
Get Outdoors!
Just one block away from the Racquette River and minutes from the Adirondack State Park, Potsdam students take advantage of our location every day! Venture Outdoors allows students to rent equipment like kayaks and snow shoes for little or no cost.  
 
Go Further.

When it comes to application review, SUNY Potsdam takes a holistic approach. We focus on previous academic performance, emphasizing the cumulative grade point average and curriculum rigor. We also use a letter of recommendation, essay, and activities to learn more about our applicants. We are SAT/ACT optional. Learn more about the types of students accepted at SUNY Potsdam.


 

News

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10.30.14

Crane School of Music to Premiere the First Full Productions of Three New Operatic Works

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10.28.14

Three Named to Potsdam College Foundation Board of Trustees

Potsdam College Foundation Welcomes Wayne Zanetti '72, Emily Lauzon '96 and Tesfa Alexander '02 to Board of Trustees

 

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10.28.14

Blueline Magazine Marks 35th Anniversary with Potsdam Celebration

Blueline Editors Welcome Community for Anniversary Celebrationof SUNY Potsdam Literary Magazine Dedicated to the Adirondacks

 

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10.27.14

Ralph Alessi Baida Quartet Presents Jazz Concert at Crane School of Music

SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music Presents Renowned Ralph Alessi Baida Quartet in Concert on Nov. 4

 

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10.23.14

Bears men's lacrosse supports "Lax Mustache Madness"

POTSDAM, N.Y.—The SUNY Potsdam men's lacrosse team will be participating in "Lax Mustache Madness" t

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Events

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11.8.14

Open House

High school juniors, high school seniors and transfer students will all benefit from our Open House...

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11.10.14

Transfer Visit Day

The Transfer Visit Day is designed specifically for transfer students. You can go on a campus tour,...

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12.22.14

Home for the Holidays - Come Home for Your Education

Join admissions and program staff for festive treats, meet SUNY Potsdam President, Dr. Kristin Ester...

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