The State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY New Paltz or New Paltz) is a public college in New Paltz, in the U.S. state of New York. The university was founded in 1828.
In the proud tradition of SUNY, the State University of New York at New Paltz is committed to providing high quality, affordable education to students from all social and economic backgrounds. Furthermore, SUNY New Paltz is an active contributor to the schools, community institutions and economic/cultural life of the region. New Paltz also offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the liberal arts and sciences which serve as a core for professional programs in the fine and performing arts, education, health care,
business, and engineering.
Every semester, the Office of Student Activities & Union Services hosts a club and involvement fair on campus. This gives all students the opportunity to meet campus organizations and learn more about them. In a frame to encourage all students by joining a group, or attending to the many campus programs that are happening around. “This is your place for campus entertainment, activities, and information on how to get involved in campus life.”
New Paltz is a village in Ulster County located in the U.S. state of New York. It is about 80 miles (130 km) north of New York City and 70 miles (110 km) south of Albany, with a population around 7,000. Minnewaska State Park sits nearby, amidst the towering Shawangunk Mountains. After a short drive, visitors can enjoy the park's countless waterfalls, crystal-clear lakes, and dense forests. Minnewaska has more than 50 miles of trails, and plenty of space is available to ride bikes, rock climb, sw
im, and even scuba dive. The small, picturesque town of New Paltz is well known for the State University of New York at New Paltz, for great rock climbing, and for the great wineries that surround it.