Welcome, Future Students!
Herkimer College is a great choice. By pursuing an education with us, you’re choosing the complete package: exceptional academics with more than 40 programs, championship athletics, and graduation and transfer rates ranked among the top 100 community colleges in the nation. Plus, our affordable tuition and financial aid means you’ll begin your career ahead of the game.
With a student body of about 2,400, students enjoy small class sizes and personal attention.
Located in southern Herkimer County, New York, our picturesque campus becomes a home away from home amid the Adirondack and Catskill Mountains.
86% of first-time, full-time students earn some form of financial aid.
With on-campus apartment style housing for more than 600 students, a nationally ranked athletics program, and various student activities, students enjoy a full college experience.
Choose from the more than 40 associate degree and certificate programs.
We are here to answer any questions and help you get started with your application! When you come to Herkimer, you become part of a community that puts students first.
Each student is assigned an academic advisor to help ensure they successfully achieve their educational goals.
Herkimer College’s Internet Academy offers the premier two-year SUNY experience — online. For years, we’ve been a leading provider of outstanding online college programs.
Our students enjoy a complete college experience that is etched into their memories as a truly positive, rewarding, and fun two years.
The Herkimer Generals have a strong history and are an athletic powerhouse nationally and regionally. Our student-athletes also excel academically and are involved in the community.
Searching for someone? Find them here on the Herkimer College faculty and staff directory.
Cost & Aid
Herkimer College is an incredible value, and the majority of our students also qualify for some form of financial aid.
For health-related concerns, students can contact Bassett Convenient Care at 315.867.2884.
Cannot visit the college in person before enrolling? Check out our student-guided tour video and see what we are all about.
Student Leadership & Involvement
There are so many ways to enhance your experience by getting involved in a group or activity.
At Herkimer College, campus safety and security is our top priority. Our outstanding Campus Safety staff and emergency services are available 24/7.
First Year Experience
We understand that transitioning to college may be challenging. That is why we have developed the First Year Experience program.