SUNY Fredonia Description:
SUNY Fredonia's 256-acre campus is located near the shores of Lake Erie between Buffalo and Rochester. This public university has a 17 to 1 student / faculty ratio and academic strengths in communications, music and education. In athletics, the Fredonia State Blue Devils compete in the NCAA Division III State University of New York Athletic Conference.
Admissions Data (2013):
- Percent of Applicants Admitted: 52%
- What Are Your Chances? (from Cappex.com)
- Test Scores -- 25th / 75th Percentile
- Total Enrollment: 5,521 (5,231 undergraduates)
- Gender Breakdown: 44% Male / 56% Female
- 97% Full-time
Costs (2013 - 14):
- Tuition and Fees: $7,400 (in-state); $16,850 (out-of-state)
- Books: $1,200
- Room and Board: $11,340
- Other Expenses: $1,698 (why so much?)
- Total Cost: $21,638 (in-state); $31,088 (out-of-state)
SUNY Fredonia Financial Aid (2011 - 12):
- Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 88%
- Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of Aid
- Grants: 62%
- Loans: 77%
- Average Amount of Aid
- Grants: $4,805
- Loans: $7,354
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Most Popular Majors:
Business Administration, Communication Studies, Elementary Education, Interdisciplinary Studies, Music Teacher Education, Psychology, Sociology
Graduation, Retention and Transfer Rates:
- First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 78%
- Transfer Out Rate: 24%
- 4-Year Graduation Rate: 48%
- 6-Year Graduation Rate: 64%
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SUNY Fredonia Mission Statement:
see complete mission statement at http://www.fredonia.edu/admissions/mission.asp
"To offer programs at the baccalaureate and master's degree levels - within and across the disciplines that comprise the liberal arts and sciences and in certain Come to Fredonia. Where Success is a Tradition. professional and applied fields - consistent with the university's existing strengths, its participation in the SUNY system, and the contemporary and future needs of a changing society; and to affirm the centrality, in this enterprise, of a general education in the arts, humanities, and sciences.
To encourage teaching and learning in formal and informal settings on and off campus, as well as through field experiences, student support programs, services and activities, and advising and counseling.
To promote involvement in the scholarly and creative enterprise by recognizing and supporting a broad range of intellectual activity; basic research and artistic creation; understanding, synthesis, and interpretation of existing knowledge and art; sponsored projects; and research that seeks to improve methods of teaching and learning. The university values and supports scholarly activity that directly involves students in the creative process and recognizes that the patterns of knowledge at the frontiers of research increasingly cross disciplinary boundaries.
To contribute to the intellectual, social, and emotional development of students by preserving the quality of campus life beyond the classroom and laboratory, by insuring a rich variety of experiences within a congenial residential atmosphere and an engaging physical environment, and by encouraging a supportive sense of community."