About SUNY Potsdam

Founded in 1816, and located on the outskirts of the beautiful Adirondack Park, The State University of New York at Potsdam is one of America’s first 50 colleges. SUNY Potsdam currently enrolls approximately 4,200 undergraduate and graduate students. Home to the world-renowned Crane School of Music, SUNY Potsdam is known for its handcrafted education, challenging liberal arts and sciences core, excellence in teacher training and leadership in the performing and visual arts. Empowered by its culture of creativity, the campus community recently launched Take the Lead: The Campaign for Potsdam, which aims to raise $27 million by the College's bicentennial in 2016. For more information, visit http://www.potsdam.edu.

Study Abroad

SUNY Potsdam Students Study Ancient Mathematics in Mexico

Students and faculty from SUNY Potsdam's Department of Mathematics recently journeyed to Mexico for an intensive Winterim travel course delving into the origins of math. Led by Dr. Cheryl Miller and Dr. Blair Madore, 11 students studied ancient mathematics and learned about Mexican culture wh...

3 months ago
Achievement

SUNY Potsdam Students Win Innovative Idea Competition

SUNY Potsdam recognized three undergraduates who won top prizes in the College's student innovative idea competition, held during Economic Fusion 2015.

about 1 month ago
Sports

SUNYAC Commissioner's List

SUNY Potsdam student-athletes competing in fall sports were recognized by the State University of New York Athletic Conference for their academic success during the Fall 2014 semester the league announced Wednesday, February 12. A total of 23 student-athletes were given Commissioner's List acc...

3 months ago
Sports

SUNYAC All-Academic Honors

SUNY Potsdam student-athletes competing in fall sports were recognized by the State University of New York Athletic Conference for their academic success during the Fall 2014 semester the league announced Wednesday, February 12. A total of 42 student-athletes were named to the All-Academic Team, ...

3 months ago
Internship

SUNY Potsdam and Crane School of Music Students Intern at the 2015 NAMM Show

SUNY Potsdam student interns traveled to the 2015 National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) Show in Anaheim, Calif., from Jan. 21 to 24. Joined by faculty from The Crane School of Music, the students worked directly with leading music industry firms, through a unique internship program organ...

3 months ago