SUNY Jefferson
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Schedule an Admissions Meeting

Jefferson offers the personalized support you need to reach your academic and career goals. We’re a close-knit community of people from across New York and around the world—a place where people get to know each other.

Our academic options start you on an affordable path to a bachelor’s degree, prepare you to begin a career right away, or let you quickly build new skills. Our faculty will inspire you and invest in your success. They bring deep knowledge of their fields plus real-world experience and connections. Our campus sits among lakes, rivers, and woodlands. Students live on campus or in the community, including nearby Fort Drum. We take a lot of pride in our new and renovated facilities and the beautiful campus we have. See for yourself—visit Jefferson and start mapping your future, or apply today.


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Live On Campus

A new, all-suite residence hall offers nearly 300 full-time students easy access to class, dining, recreation, and every facet of campus life. Learn more and apply.

Flexible education

  • 45+ programs, including nine you can earn entirely online
  • Transfer and career options—earn an associate’s degree as a step toward a bachelor’s, or graduate ready for a job
  • Classes to fit your schedule—choose from 4-, 8-, or 15-week classes offered daytime or evening
  • In-person, online, and hybrid courses (including classes at Fort Drum)
  • On-campus bachelor’s and graduate programs offered by partner schools
  • Pre-certification and online training for building job-ready skills

Affordable tuition

  • High-quality education that costs less than four-year schools
  • 82 % of Jefferson students receive financial aid

Personalized support

  • Average class size of just 17 students
  • Academic advisors to help you chart your path
  • Targeted support for first-time college students, students that need extra help, and military/veteran students
  • Full-service job placement and career counseling services

Complete college experience

  • On-campus housing for full-time students in our modern, all-suite residence hall
  • 12 Cannoneer NJCAA Division III sports teams including esports
  • More than 30 student clubs and organizations

Opportunities for military and veterans

  • Military Times Best for Vets: Colleges 2021 designation
  • VIQTORY 22-23 Military Friendly ® School and Military Spouse Friendly ® School designation
  • Classes and support staff at Education Complex on Fort Drum
  • Nine online degrees
  • About 42% of students are active duty, veterans, or military family members
Experience it for yourself.  Come to our next College Open House event.

Enrollment Services
(315) 786-2437
Jules Center, building 6, suite 6-010

Office Hours
Monday - Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.