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Our alumni have forged impressive careers since graduating from SUNY Potsdam. Will you be next?
From personal stories of success, to reflections about their time at the College, our vast network of alumni all have one thing in common—a strong educational foundation at SUNY Potsdam. Learn more about the opportunities for academic and personal growth, directly from our graduates, by exploring our Alumni Spotlight!
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Prepare for whatever’s next. Gain the confidence to face whatever challenges life throws at you — to stand and say, “This is who I am.”
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Our approach to reviewing your application focuses mainly on previous academic performance, emphasizing the cumulative grade point average and curricular rigor. We also review a letter of recommendation, essay, and activities to learn more about you. And we’re SAT/ACT optional.
"Potsdam is definitely home to me. I feel very fortunate to have found a degree program and a community of artists, students, and professors that really foster that creative spirit. Potsdam is the kind of place where you really find yourself and you find your people."Class of 2022