The University at Albany, State University of New York, is an internationally recognized public research institution that brings the world to more than 17,000 students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. The variety of perspectives and life experiences of the student body and faculty that represent more than 100 nations provide a diversity that enriches learning. Our students can choose from 118 undergraduate majors and minors, and 138 graduate programs. In every area of study, students are instructed by faculty who are world-class scholars and teachers, many actively engaged in life-enhancing research that contributes immeasurably to the public good. As mentors, they provide numerous undergraduate and graduate research opportunities, inspiring students to advance their skills and aspirations.