Ithaca College is a nationally recognized, private, comprehensive, residential college of 6,600 students, and has an 11:1 student-faculty ratio. Offerings include a blend of liberal arts education and professional preparation in over 100 majors in five distinct schools. Ithaca prepares students for success with faculty who put students first, through an involved and engaged community, and capitalizing on a reputation for quality. Ithaca's modern campus provides a vibrant setting for living and learning in a cosmopolitan college town in the center of the Finger Lakes region of New York State.
Founded in 1824, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is the nation’s oldest technological research university. The university offers degrees from five schools: Engineering; Science; Architecture; Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences; and the Lally School of Management; as well as an interdisciplinary degree in Information Technology and Web Science.
Rochester Institute of Technology is an internationally respected leader in education with campuses in the USA, Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. Founded in 1829, RIT offers degree programs in visual arts, engineering, computing, business, science, heath science, and liberal arts. As a career-focused university, RIT academic programs feature distinct and diverse opportunities to apply classroom education to real-world projects, including cooperative education, internships, and research.
The University of Rochester is one of the country's leading private research universities. Rochester operates on a personal scale, creating exceptional opportunities for interdisciplinary study and close work with faculty. The University consistently ranks among the top in federally financed science, engineering, medical, and other research. The unique Rochester Curriculum invites students to learn what they love, allowing for both focus and flexibility. Its College, School of Arts and Sciences, and Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences are complemented by the Eastman School of Music, Simon Business School, Warner School of Education, and Schools of Medicine and Nursing.
Syracuse University is a place where students from diverse backgrounds stretch their limits and learn from scholars of distinction, industry leaders, and community members. Together, they explore, discover, and break boundaries as they address real-world issues. And by connecting theory with practice, SU students learn to make their mark by preparing for the world in the world.
Union College is an independent, highly selective, residential college focused exclusively on its 2,200 undergraduates. Founded in 1795, Union is a leader in STEM education in the 21st century within a liberal arts college. Union's faculty encourage students to explore the intersections between disciplines. Every student enjoys the guidance of a faculty advisor and will work closely with all professors in small classes. Most of our students participate in research projects guided by faculty, study in other countries with faculty as mentors and guides, and establish career paths with local and global internships.