Located in the heart of Central New York, Utica University is a comprehensive, independent, private institution founded in 1946. We offer many of the advantages of a large university, such as: undergraduate and graduate degree options, excellent academic programs, outstanding faculty but with an intimacy and a high degree of personal attention more closely associated with smaller private colleges.

Academic Programs

  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Social Science
  • Cybersecurity
  • Exercise and Wellness Studies
  • Physical Education
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • Nutrition

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


A first year student will be a recent high school graduate or a student that has not enrolled in any college or university since graduating from high school.


A transfer student has graduated high school or received a GED and has enrolled in another college or university.

Visit us

Paying us a visit is a great way to discover Utica. Drop by and: *meet current Utica University students and faculty *tour campus *sit in on classes and other campus activities *speak with staff from various offices Use this link to Register for an Event, or call the admissions office to schedule an individual visit to campus - 1-800-782-8884 or 315-792-3006.

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Admissions office

Visit us

School location

1600 Burrstone Rd
Utica, NY 13502, United States of America

Phone number

(800) 782-8884