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IPEDS ID: 196307
OPE ID: 00284000
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Upstate Medical University
750 E Adams St, Syracuse, New York 13210
General information:  (315) 464-5540
Type:  4-year, Public
Awards offered:  Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Doctor's degree - professional practice
Campus setting:  City: Midsize
Campus housing:  Yes
Student population:  1,516 (235 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty ratio:  6 to 1
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Institutions--Medical schools and medical centers
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
3% or less
Special Learning Opportunities
Distance education opportunities - undergraduate level
Distance education opportunities - graduate level
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Credit Accepted
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Faculty and graduate assistants by primary function, Fall 2014Full timePart time
Total faculty396203
Research and public service10
Total graduate assistants-135
Average tuition and fees for academic year2014-2015
Undergraduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$6,170
In-state fees$768
Out-of-state tuition$15,820
In-state fees$768
Graduate student tuition and fees
In-state tuition$10,370
In-state fees$768
Out-of-state tuition$20,190
Out-of-state fees$768
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of PlanOffered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment planX
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2013-2014
All Undergraduate Students
Type of AidNumber receiving aidPercent receiving aidTotal amount of aid receivedAverage amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid119970%$911,840$4,582
Pell grants7827%$289,277$3,709
Federal student loans17360%$1,477,312$8,539
  • 1 Grant or scholarship aid includes aid received, from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources known by the institution.

  • For more information on Student Financial Assistance Programs or to apply for financial aid via the web, visit Federal Student Aid.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in 2013-2014, therefore net price information was not reported.
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Fall 2014
Total enrollment1,516
Undergraduate enrollment235
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment93
Graduate enrollment1,281
Undergraduate Attendance StatusUndergraduate Student Gender
Undergraduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 74%
Part-time: 26%Undergraduate Student Gender:
Male: 26%
Female: 74%
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity
Undergraduate Race/ethnicity:
American Indian or Alaska Native: 0%
Asian: 3%
Black or African American: 7%
Hispanic/Latino: 3%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
White: 77%
Two or more races: 0%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Non-resident alien: 1%
Undergraduate Student Age
Undergraduate Student Age:
24 and under: 46%
25 and over: 54%
Age unknown: 0%
  • Age data are reported for Fall 2013.
Graduate Attendance Status
Graduate Attendance Status:
Full-time: 83%
Part-time: 17%
Undergraduate Distance Education StatusGraduate Distance Education Status
Undergraduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 12%
Enrolled in some distance education: 64%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 24%Graduate Enrollment by Distance Education Status:
Enrolled only in distance education: 6%
Enrolled in some distance education: 8%
Not enrolled in any distance education: 86%
Undergraduate application fee (2014-2015): $50
  • This institution does not admit full-time first-time degree/certificate-seeking students, therefore admission information was not reported.
  • This institution did not admit full-time first-time undergraduate-level students in the cohort year, therefore graduation rate information was not reported.
Completions (Number of awards conferred) 2013-2014
Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.
sort byProgramBachelorMasterDoctorPostgraduate
  • Data shown are for first majors.
  • (-) Program is not offered at this award level.
Biological And Biomedical Sciences
Medical Microbiology and Bacteriology-03-
Molecular Biochemistry--3-
Physiology, General-2--
Category total2612-
Health Professions and Related Programs
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing-5-0
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other21---
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist193--
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician7---
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing-74-1
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist10---
Pediatric Nurse/Nursing-5-2
Perfusion Technology/Perfusionist6---
Physical Therapy/Therapist--37-
Physician Assistant-30--
Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse/Nursing-8-2
Public Health, General-15-2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse58---
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist16---
Category total1371401957
Grand total1391462077
Services and Programs for Servicemembers and Veterans
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Educational Benefits, 2013-2014
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance
Number of students receiving benefits/assistance:
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduates: 1
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduates: 1
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - undergraduates: 0
DoD Tuition Assistance Program - graduates: 0
  • Average amounts of benefits/assistance awarded through the institution are withheld to preserve the privacy of individuals.
  • No varsity sports data reported for this institution.
Institutional Accreditation
AgencyPeriods of AccreditationStatus
Middle States Commission on Higher Education(!)7/1/1952 -  Accredited
Specialized Accreditation
Agency / ProgramPeriods of AccreditationStatus
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency)12/12/1969 -  Accredited
American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
Physical Therapy (PT) - Professional programs for the physical therapist4/1/1973 -  Accredited
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs11/1/1970 -  Accredited
Association for Clinical Pastoral Education, Inc., Accreditation Commission
(CPE) - Clinical pastoral education (CPE) centers offering CPE programs12/11/2006 -  Accredited
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels10/9/2004 -  Accredited
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels10/9/2004 -  Accredited
Council on Education for Public Health
Public Health Programs (PHPG) - Graduate level program offered outside a school of public health(!)6/14/2014 -  Accredited
Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers(!)11/1/1967 -  Accredited
Radiologic Technology (RADTT) - Programs for radiation therapists(!)3/1/1970 -  Accredited
Liaison Committee on Medical Education
Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree7/1/1942 -  Accredited
New York State Board of Regents, State Education Department, Office of the Professions (Nursing Education)
RN Baccalaureate Degree Programs4/1/1998 -  Accredited
  • (!) Estimated date
2013 Crime Statistics
Arrests - On-Campus201120122013
Illegal weapons possession301
Drug law violations11108
Liquor law violations010
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls !201120122013
Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations001
Liquor law violations000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus201120122013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible203
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault300
Motor vehicle theft110
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls !201120122013
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter000
Negligent manslaughter000
Sex offenses - Forcible000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only)000
Aggravated assault000
Motor vehicle theft000
  • (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
  • The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
  • These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see
Three-year Official Cohort Default Rates
Fiscal Year201220112010
Default rate1.3%0.0%0.3%
Number in default501
Number in repayment362296272
Aid Programs
  • Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)
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