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Fast Facts

Utica College Fast Facts



Frank E. Gannett Memorial LibraryUC at a Glance

  • Coeducational, private comprehensive college founded by Syracuse University in 1946.
  • Became independently accredited in 1995.
  • Began offering graduate programs that grant the Utica College master’s degree in 1999 and the Utica College doctoral degree in 2005.

Programs

Utica College offers:
  • 36 majors
  • 27 minors
  • 21 graduate programs, including master's, doctoral, and graduate certificate programs, on-campus and online
  • numerous pre-professional and special programs
  • study abroad opportunities.
  • 77% of freshmen live on campus

Degrees


Utica College students earn:
  • Utica College bachelor's degree for undergraduates
  • Utica College master's and doctorate degrees

Diverse Student Body

Utica College is home to:
  • 2,881 undergraduate students (full- and part-time)
  • 1,147 graduate students (full- and part-time) 
  • students from 45 different states
  • students from 39 different countries
Our students represent a broad diversity of ethnicities, backgrounds, perspectives, and experiences.



Typical Class Size


20 students

Student-To-Faculty Ratio


11:1

Average Scores For Incoming Freshmen

  • SAT: 1414
  • ACT: 21
  • GPA: 3.02

Faculty

  • 138 full-time faculty
  • 117 have earned their Ph.D. or the highest degree in their field

Financial Aid


  • More than 95% of students receive aid
  • Financial aid packages typically offset more than 50% of tuition cost
  • Average financial aid package for entering freshmen: $28,269
  • Average Utica College grant for entering freshmen: $16,124
  • Student employment (work study and other): 1,200 positions

Residence Halls

  • Seven halls
  • Variety of living options

Athletics

  • Division III
  • 25 varsity sports
  • 16 intramural sports
  • club sports
  • Member, Empire 8, NCAA, Eastern College Athletic Conference, New York State Women's Collegiate Athletic Association

Library

  • 145,000 volumes
  • 657 print journals
  • 5,000 electronic journals
  • 112 online databases
  • Largest collection of 19th and early 20th Welsh-language literature in the U.S.
  • Papers / library of Walter D. Edmonds, author, Drums Along the Mohawk

Alumni

20,000+ worldwide