Students who choose SUNY Old Westbury join a campus where the focus is on their success. Our small classes, exciting campus activities, real-world internship and other experiences, and more are all geared to helping you become who and what you want to be.

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First-Year Students

Making the transition from high school to college is easy at SUNY Old Westbury. Ours is a test-optional campus, so you can choose to share your SAT or ACT, it's up to you. 


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Transfer Students

Those who have already attended another institution -- whether a community college or another four-year college or university -- bring distinctive experiences that we welcome to the life and activity of our campus. 


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Graduate Students

Looking to get ahead in your career? Changing to a new one? SUNY Old Westbury has programs in accounting, education, liberal studies, data science, and mental health counseling. You can start with a microcredential, take a certificate program, or pursue a master's degree.

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Virtual Tour

The best way to experience our campus is to visit. The next best way is explore our Virtual Tour. Here you will get a sense of what our academic spaces look and feel like. You'll also be able to see our residence halls, athletic facilties, and more. 

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EOP Admissions

The Educational Opportunity Program is designed to improve the access and retention of low-income and first-generation students from the State of New York. 

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International Admissions

Our serene, secure campus just 20 miles from the heart of New York City provides a nearly one-of-a-kind opportunity for those looking to study in the U.S. 



You already started your studies at SUNY Old Westbury but had to stop?  No problem, Panthers who previously attended Old Westbury and want to finish their degree are welcome to return. 

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Want to take a course but not planning to earn an Old Westbury degree? Then join us as a non-degree student.