State University of New York (SUNY)
The State University of New York is the largest comprehensive university system in the United States. Their impact in New York State and across the globe begins with 64 SUNY institutions, including research universities, academic medical centers, liberal arts colleges, community colleges, colleges of technology and an online learning network. In 2015-16, SUNY served nearly 1.3 million students, including nearly 600,000 in credit bearing courses and programs and more than 700,000 through continuing education and community outreach programs.
SUNY works closely with NYGEAR UP sub-grantees to plan, fund and conduct college tours to state universities, colleges and community colleges for cohort students.