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Spring Admissions Events
Students interested in learning more about SUNY Potsdam are invited to join us for our spring events. Check out our spring 2015 events online!
Updated Facilities
Updated Facilities
Our newly renovated biology and chemistry labs enhance our already strong programs in the natural sciences.  
arts campus
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. 
clubs
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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3.30.15

SUNY Potsdam Alumnus Advances to Finals in 2015 Lotte Lenya Singing Competition

Crane School of Music Graduate Jordan Davidson, Tenor, in Finals for Prestigious International Singing Competition

 

 

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3.30.15

SUNY Potsdam Professor Conducts Community Health Survey on Prenatal Care

North Country Women Invited to Complete Survey on Prenatal Care for SUNY Potsdam Community Health Study

 

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3.27.15

Crane School of Music Hosts String Chamber Music Competition

SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music Honors Professor Emeritus with Chamber Competition

 

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3.27.15

SUNY Potsdam Chemistry Professor Awarded Grant from National Institutes of Health

SUNY Potsdam Associate Professor of Chemistry Dr. Fadi Bou-Abdallah Receives NIH Grant

 

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3.27.15

SUNY Potsdam Students, Faculty Start Healthy Plant Initiative

Biology Faculty and Students Help Employees Take Care of Indoor Plants in New Project

 

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Events

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4.18.15

Decision Day & Junior Preview Day

Decision Day and Junior Preview Day is for accepted high school seniors, transfer students and prosp...

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4.23.15

Multicultural Weekend (April 23 - 25, 2015)

SUNY Potsdam sponsors a bus trip from the NYC metro area so that students from our diverse applicant...

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