Who Studies at UAlbany?
Students come to UAlbany from across the United States and the world, representing more than 80 nations and a vast array of ideas and worldviews. They come here to study subjects as diverse as studio art and nanotechnology, and they go on to successful careers in a wide array of fields.
But for all their differences, UAlbany students share some key characteristics, including a serious commitment to learning and a desire to explore new ideas and new ways of looking at the world.
Here are some numbers that tell a bit more about the University at Albany's 12,779 undergraduate students.
African American: 11%
Average GPA of accepted freshmen: 91.1
Mid-range SAT (Critical Reading + Math) for accepted freshmen: 1100-1240
Most Popular Majors
Business and Accounting
Sciences including Biology, Chemistry, Earth & Atmospheric Science, and Physics
English, Communication, and Journalism
Computer Science and Information Science