Transferring to SUNY Cortland

Nearly 800 transfer students choose SUNY Cortland each year.

They discover one of New York’s top public universities — a medium-sized school that stands out for strong academics, athletic excellence and an affordable cost — and a campus with transfer-specific resources to ensure their success.

Consider these proof points:

  • 85% transfer completion rate
  • 5 years in a row named to the Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll recognizing transfer success
  • 99% average acceptance of transfer credits
  • $1,000 annual award available for qualifying Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society members

Learn more about transfer admissions at SUNY Cortland. You also can browse our majors, learn more about how your credits will transfer and view an interactive campus map on this page.

Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis as space allows, including during the summer months. Prospective students are encouraged to complete their applications as soon as possible.

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Browse majors

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From biomedical sciences to business economics, SUNY Cortland offers nearly 70 undergraduate areas of study.


Plan ahead

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Learn more about how your credits will transfer. Credit evaluations are available for new, accepted students.


Look around

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Use our interactive map to get a feel for the layout of campus and the experiences inside each building.

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Contact us

Undergraduate Admissions
SUNY Cortland
Miller Building, First Floor
P.O. Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045

Phone: 607-753-4711
Fax: 607-753-5998