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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.  
 

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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.




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2.10.16

SUNY Potsdam History Professor Co-Authors Book, 'Relief Work as Pilgrimage'

SUNY Potsdam Associate Professor of History Dr. M.J. Heisey has co-authored a book  

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2.8.16

McMenimen earns second Goalie of the Week honor

POTSDAM, N.Y.—SUNY Potsdam men's hockey player Brendan McMenimen (Merrimack, Mass./Islander Hockey C

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2.6.16

Red Dragons hold off Bears

POTSDAM, N.Y.—SUNY Oneonta (13-7, 8-5 SUNYAC) defeated the SUNY Potsdam men's basketball team (1-19,

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2.6.16

Bears rally past Oswego to clinch playoff berth

POTSDAM, N.Y.—Senior forward Jake Rivera (Pacific Palisades, Calif./Hartford Wolfpack) and junior Vi

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2.5.16

Hawks ground Potsdam on Bear Pride Night

POTSDAM, N.Y.- Slow start for the SUNY Potsdam women's basketball team (1-18, 0-12 SUNYAC) leads to

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Events

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3.19.16

Open House (Decision Day)

For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (315) 267-2180.

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3.21.16

Transfer Visit Day

Transfer Visit Days are designed specifically for transfer students. You can go on a campus tour, a...

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4.18.16

Transfer Visit Day

Transfer Visit Days are designed specifically for transfer students. You can go on a campus tour, a...

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4.23.16

Open House (Decision Day & Junior Preview Day)

For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (315) 267-2180.

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4.28.16

Multicultural Weekend

For more information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (315) 267-2180.

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