How much does SUNY Cortland cost?

SUNY Cortland Cost of Attendance
In-state $8,300
Out-of-state $17,950
On-Campus Room and Board $12,810
Off-Campus Room and Board $12,200
Average Annual Cost
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $11,665
$30,000-$48,000 $14,948
$48,000-$75,000 $19,572
$75,000-$110,000 $21,965
Over $110,000 $22,672

SUNY Cortland Financial Aid and Debt

75%

Students paying down their debt

$21,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$222

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 93% $6,215
Federal Grants 38% $4,502
Pell grants 30% $4,311
Other federal grants 19% $2,298
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 48% $2,807
Institutional grants or scholarships 58% $1,719
Student loan aid 74% $7,453
Federal student loans 73% $6,536
Other student loans 12% $11,708

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Have work experience 134 Up to $6,000
Have perfect attendance for a year 194 Up to $750
Take a foreign language class 152 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 260 Up to $1,120
Do community service 264 Up to $75
Take a challenging class 288 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 267 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 142 Up to $600
Attend a summer program 133 Up to $6,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

SUNY Cortland Admissions

What is SUNY Cortland's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 52%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 82% of applicants
SAT Reading 480-560
SAT Math 510-580
SAT Writing
ACT Submissions 35% of applicants
Composite Score 22-25

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SUNY Cortland Campus Life

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Forbes Ranking

55%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

74%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 6972
Living on campus 11%
Transfer Students 35%
Under Age 25 61%
Gender Balance
Women
56%
Men
44%

Student Diversity

46%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
73.64%
Hispanic or Latino
11.29%
Unknown
7.92%
Black or African American
5.58%
Asian
1.29%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.16%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.12%

SUNY Cortland Graduation Success

76%

First Year Student Retention

55%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$45,400

Average Salary After Graduation

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About SUNY Cortland

Address

Miller Building
Cortland, NY

Type Public
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Master's Colleges and Universities
Setting Distant Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify