Quick Facts

Character: Private coed college founded in 1916; part of The Sage Colleges, which includes a women's college in Troy and three graduate schools

Accreditation: Middle States Association; National Association of Schools of Art and Design; National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education

Location: Albany, New York; 150 mi. north of New York City and west of Boston; 220 mi. south of Montreal; 235 mi. north of Philadelphia; 300 mi. east of Buffalo

Students: 900; 200 in accelerated bachelor's/master's programs

Faculty: 160 full-time faculty

Student/Faculty Ratio: 12:1

Average Class Size: 18

Degrees Offered: B.S., B.B.A., B.F.A.

Academic Enrichment: Honors Program, i.ThinkĀ®, internships, study abroad, academic support services

Graduates: More than 60% go on to earn graduate degrees; 30% secure employment

Campus: 15 buildings on a 15-acre campus in the heart of Albany's University Heights neighborhood; two art galleries, the Opalka Gallery and Little Gallery; new dining facility in Fall 2010

Computing Resources: All residence halls wired for internet, voicemail, and cable; entire campus equipped with wireless

Athletics: NCAA Division III Skyline Conference men's teams: basketball, cross country, golf, soccer, tennis, and volleyball; women's teams: basketball, cross country, lacrosse, soccer, softball, tennis, track & field and volleyball

Student Life: More than 20 student clubs and organizations; Vernacular student art & literature magazine; public events include nationally known lecturers and performers; community service projects

Admission Deadlines: Rolling;
Early Action I: December 1;
Early Action II: February 1;

Transfer Priority Deadlines:
Nursing Applicants: March 1
Linked-Physical Therapy Programs(RSC/SCA): March 1
Linked-Occupational Therapy Programs (RSC): March 1

Financial Aid: Merit-based and need-based awards and scholarships available; 90 percent of students receive some form of financial aid

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The University Heights Neighborhood: SCA is a member of the University Heights Association, a nationally recognized consortium known for its medical research, health care and education institutions. UHA members include Albany College of Pharmacy, Albany Law School, Albany Medical Center, the International Center for Nursing and the Sage Colleges.

Sage College of Albany
Office of Admission
140 New Scotland Ave.
Albany, NY 12208
[email protected]