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Portait of student, Lisa B.
The walk across the stage at graduation was one of the best walks I've ever taken. ~ Lisa B. ‘16

Lisa worked throughout high school and, immediately upon graduation, entered the workforce full time. But the day her daughter was born, she vowed she would go to college when her daughter graduated from high school.
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Our Students by the Numbers

18,000
STUDENTS

18% BETWEEN AGES 18-24
67% BETWEEN AGES 25-49
14% BETWEEN AGES 50-64
<1% 65 AND OLDER
MORE THAN
50%
OF SUNY EMPIRE'S
STUDENTS HAVE
CHILDREN
AT LEAST
85%
WORK PART TIME
WHILE ATTENDING
SUNY EMPIRE
57,000
CREDITS
AWARDED FOR WORK AND LIFE EXPERIENCE IN 2019
MORE THAN
50%
WORK FULL TIME
WHILE ATTENDING
SUNY EMPIRE
AT LEAST
40%
ARE FIRST-
GENERATION
COLLEGE STUDENTS
300
STUDENTS SERVE
ON ACTIVE-DUTY
AS MEMBERS OF THE
U.S. ARMED FORCES
500
STUDENTS ARE
VETERANS OF
THE U.S. ARMED
FORCES

Modern-day Student Life

You don’t need a traditional campus to experience student life. At SUNY Empire, you’ll engage beyond your classroom—online and in person at retreats, residencies, and statewide student events.

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Tools for Academic Success

Access online learning resources critical to your success—from online tutoring and live chats with librarians to writing assistance and study skills workshops. You’ll also find learning resources and services available at your local SUNY Empire location.

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Resources for Career Advancement

Learn how to put your best self forward. Whether you’re a current student or a SUNY Empire graduate, you’ll find online and in-person assistance, skills workshops, databases, and more through our Career Services office.

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Get Involved

Take part in any of our 18+ student clubs and organizations located statewide. Interested in music? Multicultural issues? Sports? Business? We’ve got clubs for those. If you don’t see a club that meets your interests, start one!

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Equal Opportunity for All

SUNY Empire ensures that students with disabilities can participate fully in all aspects of their college education. We work with students with disabilities to coordinate support programs that provide equal access to college services, programs and activities.

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Information for Military Families & Veterans

Meet with our Office of Veteran and Military Education to learn about special programs and services for veterans and active-duty military and their spouses—from pre-application advising and pre-evaluated degree plans to tuition discounts and more.

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Modern-day Student Life

You don’t need a traditional campus to experience student life. At SUNY Empire, you’ll engage beyond your classroom—online and in person at retreats, residencies, and statewide student events.

Learn More »

Tools for Academic Success

Access online learning resources critical to your success—from online tutoring and live chats with librarians to writing assistance and study skills workshops. You’ll also find learning resources and services available at your local SUNY Empire location.

Learn More »

Resources for Career Advancement

Learn how to put your best self forward. Whether you’re a current student or a SUNY Empire graduate, you’ll find online and in-person assistance, skills workshops, databases, and more through our Career Services office.

Learn More »

Get Involved

Take part in any of our 18+ student clubs and organizations located statewide. Interested in music? Multicultural issues? Sports? Business? We’ve got clubs for those. If you don’t see a club that meets your interests, start one!

Learn More »

Equal Opportunity for All

SUNY Empire ensures that students with disabilities can participate fully in all aspects of their college education. We work with students with disabilities to coordinate support programs that provide equal access to college services, programs and activities.

Learn More »

Information for Military Families & Veterans

Meet with our Office of Veteran and Military Education to learn about special programs and services for veterans and active-duty military and their spouses—from pre-application advising and pre-evaluated degree plans to tuition discounts and more.

Learn More »

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