Points of Pride

  • Binghamton University ranked No. 38 among public universities in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018 “Best Colleges Rankings.” Among national universities, Binghamton earned a top-100 spot at No. 87.
  • Kiplinger’s Personal Finance, in its 2017 “Best College Values” ranking, recognized Binghamton University for academic excellence and affordability.
  • Binghamton University was named a “Best Bang for the Buck” university in the Northeast region by Washington Monthly in its 2017 College Guide.
  • U.S. News & World Report recognized Binghamton University for its strong global presence in its 2018 “Most International Students” list, an annual list of universities with the highest percentages of international students in the previous academic year.
  • Sierra Magazine included Binghamton University in its “2017 Cool Schools” ranking of America’s greenest colleges and universities, recognizing the university for its campus sustainability practices.
  • In its 2017 “Colleges That Pay You Back” publication, The Princeton Review profiled Binghamton University in recognition of the value of a Binghamton degree.
  • Binghamton University appeared on The Princeton Review’s 2017 “Best Northeastern Colleges” list, which identifies "academically outstanding" universities in the Northeast region.
  • The Princeton Review featured Binghamton University’s School of Management in its 2017 “Best 294 Business Schools” guide based on academic quality, institutional data, and survey responses of 25,000 students.
  • Binghamton University is consistently ranked among the top public universities for research by the National Science Foundation.
  • Binghamton University was profiled in the 2016 Fiske Guide to Colleges and identified as “one of the premier public universities in the Northeast because of its outstanding academics and commitment to undergraduates.”
  • According to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, Binghamton University, in addition to being one of the top 500 universities in the world, is among the nine “very best universities in New York,” a group that includes Columbia University, Cornell University, New York University, and America East members University at Albany and Stony Brook University.
  • U.S. News & World Report placed Binghamton University on its 2017 “Best Colleges for Veterans” list, recognizing the university for its veteran-friendly initiatives.

Quick Facts

  • Binghamton, NY
  • Public
  • 1946
  • State University of New York
  • 13,491 undergraduate students; 3,422 graduate students
  • Harvey G. Stenger
  • Donald G. Nieman
  • University Website
  • Athletics Website
  • 2001