1916 Troy, NY by Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage


Esse Scire Facere (“To Be. To Know. To Do.”)

Degree Programs

more than 50 bachelor’s, master’s and doctorates; 10 entirely online 

Average Class Size

18 students (10:1 student/faculty ratio)

Student Diversity

31% Minority

Student Geography

88% New York State (including 54% Capital Region) / 12% Out of State

Global Connections

Students from Afghanistan, Angola, Australia, China, India, Japan, Jordan, Lebanon, Malaysia, Norway, South Korea, Thailand, Turkey, Turkey, Uganda, and Vietnam


360 (including 122 full-time faculty) 

Living Alumni

39,588 (including 16,754 Russell Sage graduates) 


17 men’s and women’s sports teams, NCAA Division III Empire 8 Conference


Sage Gator


Albany: 15 buildings, 18-acre campus in University Heights neighborhood

Troy: 40 buildings, 15-acre campus in historic downtown district


150 miles north of New York City
240 miles north of Philadelphia
150 miles west of Boston
150 miles east of Syracuse
220 miles south of Montréal

Enrollment (2,471 students)

Undergraduate: 1,278 students
Graduate: 1,133 students (
8,489 credit-hours)

Esteves School of Education: 2,368 credit-hours
School of Health Sciences: 5,502 credit-hours
School of Management:  501 credit-hours
School of Professional and Continuing Education: 577 credit-hours
Non-Matriculated: 118 credit-hours