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Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science Campus Life

Campus Size

Small Campus
1,005
Total Undergrads
Including 24 Part-time
342
Degree-Seeking Freshmen

Gender Breakdown:

34% Women
66% Men

Athletics

Other
We do not have information on athletic conferences for Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Total Varsity Sports

Coaches

8
Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $29,778)
7
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $24,122)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Basketball 16 - - -
Other Sports 82 18 - -
Skiing 7 1 - -
Soccer 22 18 - -
Track and Field, X-Country 19 9 - -
Volleyball - 10 - -

Diversity

Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7%
Black/non-Hispanic 3.2%
Hispanic 2.0%
Non-resident alien 0.0%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 6.7%
Two or more races 0.0%
White/non-Hispanic 86.9%
Disabilities
Percent of students with disability 7%

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Library on campus
Living
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Meal plan offered, maximum 19 meals per week.

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Paul Smiths College of Arts and Science

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 0
Drug Law Violation 3
Liquor Law Violation 0
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 1
Property Crime 8
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Jeremy from Paul Smiths, NY
  • 4
  • Everyone's super friendly up here, and that extends to everyone that lives in the dorm. While quiet hours aren't always enforced with an iron fist, it's not as though everyone's…

  • Dec-12-2013 Read More
  • Anastasia from Madrid, NY
  • 3
  • I have only lived in a freshman dorm so far and it was definitely an experience I'll never forget. Deer Camp boys gutting fish and deer in our dorm kitchen…

  • May-15-2012 Read More
  • Paul from Petersburgh, NY
  • 5
  • The dorm rooms are spacious and comfortable. The suites on campus are amazing. They do cost a little more, but are totally worth living in at least one year of…

  • Jun-06-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 3
  • Sierra from Paul Smiths, NY
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a current student here

    Our dining services aren't spectacular honestly, but the local food and dining in Saranac Lake (15-20 mins away) is amazing! There are several restaurants that offer affordable, local, organic food that is absolutely delicious. The natural food store in town (Nori's has the hook up). Some students don't mind the dining hall food at all (I have been called a food snob), so you should check it out at least -- you might think it's just fine. But if you don't like it, don't worry -- good food is not far away!

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  • 3
  • Jeremy from Paul Smiths, NY
  • Dec-12-2013 I am a current student here

    As stated before, make friends with the baking students and their chefs and they will feed you crazy well! Otherwise, the culinary kids don't usually share their amazing food (because there's so little of it to go around) and the food in the dining hall is, to be honest, quite a bit less than stellar. Be sure to ask mom and dad for plenty of care packages, snack food goes quick up here!

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  • 5
  • Paul from Petersburgh, NY
  • Jun-06-2012 I am a current student here

    There are so many options for food and the cafeteria is open almost all day. The St. Regis Cafe has amazing food.

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  • 2
  • Anastasia from Madrid, NY
  • May-15-2012 I am a current student here

    The food could upgrade for sure. You would think at a culinary college there would be awesome food, but it definitely lacks flavor. Next year I will be cooking most of my and my friends meals with pleasure.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Sierra from Paul Smiths, NY
  • Feb-10-2014 I am a current student here

    No fraternities or sororities! We used to have fraternities, but they got so wild that they have actually been banned.

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