Fast Facts

Population of Students (Fall 2016) = 4,612

  • Total Undergraduate = 4,386
    (Full time: 97.2%)
  • Total Graduate = 226
    (Full time: 63.7%)

Population Breakdown

  • 935 are First Time Freshmen (including returning 3-1-3) (21.3%)
  • 311 are transfers: (7.1%)
  • Female: 56.9% undergraduate; 74.8% graduate
  • Male: 43.1% undergraduate; 25.2% graduate

Top Geographic Origins of Undergraduates:

  • Erie County (N.Y.): 27.1%
  • Chautauqua County: 15.3%
  • Monroe County: 9.8%
  • Long Island (Suffolk and Nassau): 8.1%
  • Niagara County: 4.3%
  • Onondaga County: 3.6%
  • Cattaraugus County: 3.5%
  • Other U.S. states: 2.9%
  • International students: 1.8%

Reported Ethnicity of Undergraduates:

  • White: 76.8%
  • Unknown: 2.5%
  • Hispanic: 7.%
  • Black, Non-Hispanic: 6.9%
  • Multiple Races: 2.%
  • Asian: 3.1%
  • American Indian: 0.6%
  • Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: less than .01%

Workforce

  • Total employees: 932 (not including graduate assistants)
  • Instructional Faculty: 443
  • Full-time faculty with Ph.D./terminal degree: 86%

Tuition per year (2016-17, per year, excl. fees)

  • Undergraduate N.Y.S. resident: $6,470
  • Undergraduate Out-of-State/International: $16,320
  • Graduate, N.Y.S. resident: $10,870
  • Graduate, Out-of-State/International: $22,210
  • Students Receiving Financial Aid: 89%

Intercollegiate Athletics

  • Women: 11 total (soccer, tennis, volleyball, cross country, basketball, swimming and diving, track and field - indoor and outdoor, lacrosse, softball and cheerleading)
  • Men: 8 total (soccer, cross country, basketball, hockey, swimming and diving, track and field - indoor and outdoor, and baseball)
  • Indoor facilities: A new state-of-the-art fitness center, two gymnasia, swimming arena, diving well, ice arena, track
  • Outdoor facilities: University Stadium soccer and lacrosse fields, practice soccer fields, baseball field, softball field, outdoor running track, cross-country running course, and basketball and tennis courts.

2016-17 Consolidated Operating Budget

  • $106,678,220

Buildings and Grounds

  • Total Acres: 256
  • Gross Square Feet of Facility Space: 2,318,756

Recently Completed and Current Construction Projects

  • A 92,000-square-foot Science Center
    (Opened in Fall 2014)
  • A six-building, 196-bed Townhouse Complex
    (Opened in Fall 2014)
  • A 40,000-square-foot studio complex addition to the Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center (Opened in 2016)
  • Philips-Ulrich Community Trail (opened 2016)

State University of New York at Fredonia

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