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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. 
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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.
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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.



 
 

News

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4.17.15

SUNY Potsdam Faculty Bring Anti-Racism Activist Ream Kidane to Campus

Ream Kidane Speaks About Black Liberation & Socialism at SUNY Potsdam on April 22

 

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4.17.15

Crane School of Music Welcomes Guest Conductor Michael Haithcock for Residency

SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music will welcome guest conductor Michael Haithcock to campus next week.  

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4.15.15

LoKo Festival Theatre & Dance Highlights Include Spectacular Play, Dance Performances

SUNY Potsdam Department of Theatre and Dance Welcomes Guest Artists for Productions of 'The Amazing Adventures of the Marvelous Monkey King,' 'Time/Study: Potsdam' and More

 

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4.14.15

Are You Crazy for the Arts? Don't Miss the 2015 LoKo Festival at SUNY Potsdam

Lougheed-Kofoed Festival of the Arts Returns to SUNY Potsdam from April 24 to May 3

 

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4.10.15

Crane Opera Ensemble Presents 'Die Fledermaus' Next Weekend

SUNY Potsdam's Crane School of Music Presents Crane Opera Ensemble Production of Strauss Operetta, Led by Guest Director

 

 

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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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