• The 2015 Independent Sector Magazine Celebrates the Independent Difference

  • Contributions to Our Communities

    From the arts and community services to economic development and the environment, partnerships formed between private colleges and their public municipalities are yielding visible results.


  • Economic Impact of Independent Colleges and Universities in New York State

    Higher education gives the Empire State an economic advantage. From the smallest liberal arts college to the largest university, our business is teaching and research.

  • Matter of Fact

    New York State is the leading destination for first-time freshmen who leave their home state to attend private, not-for-profit colleges.

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