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By the Numbers

Student Body (head count)
  • 29,806 (Fall 2015)
  • 19,951 undergraduate
  • 9,855 graduate and professional
Degrees Awarded
  • 8,783 (2015)
  • 6,179 full-time equivalent employees (2015-2016)
  • 2,513 total faculty (2015-2016)
  • Undergraduate student to undergraduate instructional faculty ratio: 13 to 1
  • More than 249,000 in 147 countries
  • More than 135,000 in New York state

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International Student Information

Most international students are on an F1 Visa and there are two types of off campus work authorizations these students can apply for: Curricular Practical Training (CPT) –usually used for internships and Optional Practical Training (OPT) –usually used post-graduation, but may also be used for internships.