Information for Parents & Families
This page is intended to provide you with the information you need to evaluate SUNY Plattsburgh so you can feel comfortable and confident sending your child to the North Country.
Plattsburgh is a small, vibrant city. Campus is within walking distance from a charming downtown and our general location is unmatched.
Safety and well-being — academically, emotionally and physically — is a top priority for our students. We have a host of resources in place from Campus Housing and Community Living and our health and counseling center to our learning center. Qualified staff members abound.
Our students are also supported by our University Police department, a branch of the New York State Police, and officers are available 24/7. We have a variety of technologies, procedures and resources that keep campus secure.
You want to know we’re setting students up to succeed, helping them set and achieve their goals. Whether your child strives to get a job straight after graduation or get accepted to the perfect graduate school, the Career Development Center and other offices can help. And, of course, you’ll want to talk dollars. Look no further than our cost and aid information page and net price calculator.
- Explore schools, programs, facilities and more
- Academic advising
- Academic calendar
- Feinberg Library
- Student support services
- Learning center
- Admissions contacts and general information
- First-year student requirements, dates and deadlines
- Virtual tours and visit options
Campus Housing & Community Living
Career Development Center
Cost & Aid
- Student Financial Services contact and general information
- Net price calculator
- Aid and award information
- Scholarships, grants and loan information
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Health & Counseling Center
Security & Safety
First Destination Survey
First Destination Survey reports represent the various outcomes of our undergraduate degree recipients as collected and reported according to the standards and protocols of the National Association for Colleges and Employers (NACE).