Morrisville State College

Morrisville State College

Campus entrance
Former names
State University of New York at Morrisville, SUNY Morrisville
Type Public
Established 1908
President David E. Rogers[1]
Undergraduates 3200[1]
Location Morrisville, NY, United States
Colors Green, White
Mascot Mustang
Affiliations State University of New York
Morrisville State College logo

Morrisville State College,[2] formerly the State University of New York at Morrisville or SUNY Morrisville, is a college of the State University of New York. It offers 23 bachelor's degrees,[1] 52 associate degrees and 3 certificate programs at two campuses in central New York: Morrisville and Norwich. The college is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.



The New York State Senate awarded $4 million for the creation of the New York Center for Liquid Biofuels at Morrisville State College with a facility based in Cortland County. The grant for the center will help fund a biodiesel infrastructure in New York State through the construction of an oilseed crushing and biodiesel processing plant and extensive research in the use of biofuels and byproducts.[3]

Weather station

A fully automated, self-contained weather station has been in operation at Morrisville State College since 2002. The weather station collects weather data which is used in support of various college projects, including alternative energy projects.[4]


"Shop 24" at MSC
Whipple Administration Building

Morrisville campus

The Morrisville campus includes over 50 buildings spread across an area adjacent to US 20. The campus is in Morrisville, located in Central New York, about 30 miles (48 km) from both Syracuse and Utica. Morrisville is a small town, however a bus on a major route arrives and departs campus twice each day. The campus is situated on 150 acres (0.61 km2) of land with more than 48 buildings, several athletic fields and 1,000 acres (4.0 km2) of college-managed farm and woodland.

This includes 12 residence halls, split into 4 different locations:

The academic buildings are spread out across the entire campus. They include:

Norwich campus

A branch campus in Norwich, New York offers programs in business, technologies, liberal arts/education transfer, and nursing to Chenango area residents and employers.[5]




Morrisville Auxiliary Corporation

The Morrisville Auxiliary Corporation is a non-profit corporation that provides dining and other services to the Morrisville campus and elsewhere including SUNY-ESF.[6] As a separate corporation, it is not bound by the same rules that the State imposes on the SUNY schools themselves, namely it is not bound by the same level of openness that public institutions are required to maintain.[7]

SUNY Syracuse EOC

The Syracuse Educational Opportunity Center (SUNY Syracuse EOC) has been administered by Morrisville State College since 1973.[8]

Notable alumni


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