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SUNY College at Old Westbury

The State University of New York College at Old Westbury is a university college that is part of the State University of New York system. The college is in Old Westbury, New York, with portions in the neighboring town of Jericho, New York

Location

Address
223 Store Hill Rd
City
Old Westbury
State
NY

Stats

Total Undergrad enrollment
4158
Total Graduate enrollment
198
In State Tuition Fees
5570
Out State Tuition Fees
14820
ACT Score
22
SAT Score
1477
Grade Point Average(GPA)
3.1
Male Female Ratio
42:58
Acceptance Rate
62%
Student Faculty Ratio
18:01

Additional Information

College Type
Public
Religious Affiliation
N/A
Campus Housing
Yes
Mascot
Panther
Colors
Green Ivory
Conference
Skyline

College History

History

The State University of New York College at Old Westbury was founded in 1965 by the State University of New York Board of Trustees. It began in 1968 at Planting Fields, the former Coe Estate and arboretum in Oyster Bay, New York. In 1971, the College moved to its present Old Westbury site in Nassau County on Long Island � an estate, known as "Broad Hollow," formerly owned by agriculturist, industrialist, sportsman and philanthropist F. Ambrose Clark

College Specialty

Specialty

SUNY College at Old Westbury is a dynamic and diverse public liberal arts college that fosters academic excellence through close interaction among students, faculty and staff. Old Westbury weaves the values of integrity, community engagement, and global citizenship into the fabric of its academic programs and campus life. In an environment that cultivates critical thinking, empathy, creativity and intercultural understanding, we endeavor to stimulate a passion for learning and a commitment to building a more just and sustainable world. The College is a community of students, teachers, staff, and alumni bound together in mutual support, respect, and dedication to the Mission.

Alumni

Alumni

Noted avant garde jazz musician Craig S. Harris (trombonist). Producer for The DA Show on The CBS Sports Radio Network Shaun Morash Managing Partner of New York Life Insurance Company's Nassau County General Office Akram A. Abbass

Campus

Campus

Suburban

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