SUNY – Old Westbury

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

Box 307

Old Westbury, NY 11568-0307

(516) 876-3073

Fax: (516) 876-3307



Contact: Mary Marquez Bell

Vice President of Enrollment Services
Main Address

PO Box 210

Old Westbury, NY 11568-0210

(516) 876-3000

www.oldwestbury.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 3,457

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 344

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,355

Graduate enrollment: 48

Setting

Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Bachelor’s
Master’s

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $40

Online application fee: $40
Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 45%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 73%


College Majors

Area, Ethnic, Cultural, & Gender Studies

American Studies B

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General B

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biochemistry B
Biology B

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting B
Business Administration/Management B
Finance/Banking B
Labor/Personnel Relations B
Marketing Management B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General B
Information Sciences/Systems B

Education

Bilingual/Bicultural Education B
Biology Teacher Education B
Chemistry Teacher Education B
Elementary Education B
Junior High Education B
Mathematics Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Spanish Language Teacher Education B
Special Education B

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General B

Foreign Language & Literature

Comparative Literature B
Spanish B
Spanish language and literature C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Humanities B
Liberal Arts & Sciences B

Mathematics

Mathematics – General B

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy B

Physical Sciences

Chemistry B

Psychology

Psychology – General B

Social Sciences

Criminology B
Social Sciences – General B
Sociology B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

SUNY College at Old Westbury Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(516) 876-3000
Website:www.oldwestbury.edu
Type of School:4-year, Public
Apply Online:www.suny.edu/student/
Address:223 Store Hill Rd, Old Westbury, NY 11568-0210
Setting:21
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:4,463
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):36%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,047 (91% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$7,683
Out-of-state Tuition:$17,533
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:83%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$8,525

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

SUNY College at Old Westbury Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at SUNY College at Old Westbury.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services62
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education487
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics1
Health Professions and Related Programs1
History1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities11
Mathematics and Statistics1
Philosophy and Religious Studies1
Physical Sciences1
Psychology1
Social Sciences4
Visual and Performing Arts2
Grand total43411

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at SUNY College at Old Westbury.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at SUNY College at Old Westbury and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$7,683
Out-of-state$17,533
Books and supplies$2,500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$12,600
Out-of-state$23,075

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid31083%
Grant or scholarship aid27173%$8,525
Student loan aid20455%$5,339

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid2,50361%$7,242
Federal student loans1,84445%$6,366

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for SUNY College at Old Westbury. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled SUNY College at Old Westbury students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants3,5451,4782,067
Percent admitted100%67%69%
Percent admitted who enrolled14%13%15%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

SUNY College at Old Westbury Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment4,463
Undergraduate enrollment4,244
Graduate enrollment219

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

SUNY College at Old Westbury Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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