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The Big Blue Family

With affordable tuition and housing in a classic "college town," the State University of New York at Fredonia gives you the academic challenges of a selective university committed to developing your character and preparing you for a rewarding career.

Fredonia offers you a complete college experience -- a "destination university" in a creative environment that is diverse, welcoming, and safe. It helps you become uniquely connected to classmates, professors, and the community. The vibrant campus features comfortable residence halls, delicious dining options, and an abundance of extracurricular options to keep your evenings and weekends as stimulating as your daily studies. Fredonia is about one hour from Buffalo, NY and Erie, PA.

Empowering Extraordinary People

65+ Academic Programs

Preparing you for any career and to make the most of every opportunity.

Arts at Fredonia

Encompassing music, dance, theatre, and the visual arts in traditional and new media, from world-renowned performers and artists to open mics and student gallery shows.

Go Big Blue!

350 student-athletes at Fredonia compete in 19 NCAA Division III intercollegiate sports in the ultra-competitive State University of New York Athletic Conference.

At a Glance

Fast Facts

Founded in 1826, Fredonia is one of the jewels of the SUNY system. Discover this distinguished institution and our commitment to student achievement.

Around Fredonia

Your new hometown offers incredible opportunities beyond the bounds of campus. Find out where to stay, what to eat, and discover attractions around the area.

Student Life

Fredonia’s more than a classroom, a lab, or a theatre. You’ll connect to a vibrant, intellectual community while you’re here, learning more than you ever imagined.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

Fredonia values and encourages a broad range of experiences, talents, and knowledge, from people of all identities, and backgrounds. 

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