Siena College
Loudonville, NY 12211-1462


Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 3,239
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Students with disability 4%
Student to faculty ratio 12:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 2,467 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Siena College is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 8,037 applications and 5,836 students were granted admission. Siena College is at the #71 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

Undergrad students
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Siena College's tuition was $34,326 for all students regardless of residency (28.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $22,127
In State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 99% of Siena College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 25% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,407 (which is 0.2% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Siena College in 2016-2017, was 559, which is 74% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,276 (which is 10.5% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,400
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,895
Financial aid
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Siena College has enrolled a total of 3,239 students (3,111 students full-time and 128 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 3,239 students, 162 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 3,178 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 61 for graduates studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 79%

Hispanic: 7%

Asian: 4%

Black/African American: 4%

Two or more races: 2%

Non-resident alien: 2%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Siena College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Public Administration And Social Service Professions 23% 70
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 20% 61
Legal Professions And Studies 18% 54
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 6% 18
Mathematics And Statistics 4% 12
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 2% 6
Psychology 1% 4
Social Sciences 1% 4
Philosophy And Religious Studies 1% 4
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 3

Graduation & Dropout Rates

Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Siena College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

Still enrolled
Dropout rate
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Siena College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $42,700. Last year, out of the total 1,072 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,040 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,300 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,222 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $42,700 $54,500
Employment Rate 97% 94%
Total Graduates 1,072 1,300

Campus Location

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Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Siena College.

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3.1 mile away
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4.6 mile away
Albany Law School
4.8 mile away
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