Oh, the Places You’ll Go! Somers Students Make College Picks


SOMERS, N.Y. –Two-hundred and sixty-one students from the Somers High School Class of 2017 will continue their education in the fall at 109 public and private colleges or universities across 24 states (and Washington, D.C.) and four countries.

More than half of the Somers students attending college will stay close to home, with 139 students choosing a school in New York. The other most popular states are Pennsylvania (16), Connecticut (14) and Delaware (14).

Alabama (3)

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  • Auburn University (1)
  • University of Alabama (2)

Arizona (2)

  • Arizona State University (1)
  • University of Arizona (1)

California (4)

  • Pepperdine University (1)
  • University of California, Los Angeles (1)
  • University of California, Santa Barbara (1)
  • University of Southern California (1)

Connecticut (14)

  • Connecticut College (1)
  • Fairfield University (2)
  • Quinnipiac University (2)
  • Sacred Heart University (4)
  • Southern Connecticut State University (1)
  • University of Connecticut (2)
  • Western Connecticut State University (1)
  • Yale University (1)

Delaware (14)

  • University of Delaware (14)

Florida (3)

  • Lynn University (1)
  • University of Central Florida (1)
  • University of Tampa (1)

Georgia (1)

  • Emory University (1)

Illinois (1)

  • Northwestern University (1)

Indiana (2)

  • Indiana University (1)
  • University of Notre Dame (1)

Maine (2)

  • Bates College (1)
  • Colby College (1)

Maryland (7)

  • Loyola University Maryland (3)
  • Salisbury University (1)
  • University of Maryland (3)

Massachusetts (12)

  • Becker College (1)
  • Bentley University (1)
  • Boston College (1)
  • Northeastern University (2)
  • Simmons College (1)
  • Springfield College (2)
  • Stonehill College (1)
  • Tufts University (1)
  • University of Massachusetts (2)

Michigan (5)

  • University of Michigan (5)

New Hampshire (3)

  • Keene State College (1)
  • University of New Hampshire (2)

New Jersey (2)

  • Princeton University (2)

New York (139)

  • College at Brockport, State University of New York (1)
  • College of Mount Saint Vincent (2)
  • College of Westchester (1)
  • Concordia College (2)
  • Cornell University (5)
  • Dutchess Community College (1)
  • Fashion Institute of Technology (2)
  • Fordham University (1)
  • Hartwick College (2)
  • Iona College (1)
  • Ithaca College (4)
  • Manhattan College (1)
  • Manhattanville College (1)
  • Marist College (4)
  • Morrisville State College (2)
  • New York University (4)
  • Pace University (6)
  • Rochester Institute of Technology (3)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (2)
  • St. Bonaventure University (1)
  • School of Visual Arts (1)
  • State University of New York at Albany (4)
  • State University of New York at Binghamton (5)
  • State University of New York at Buffalo (4)
  • State University of New York at Farmingdale (1)
  • State University of New York at Fredonia (1)
  • State University of New York at New Paltz (2)
  • State University of New York at Oneonta (7)
  • State University of New York at Purchase (5)
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook (3)
  • State University of New York College at Buffalo (1)
  • State University of New York College at Cortland (9)
  • State University of New York College at Geneseo (6)
  • State University of New York College at Plattsburgh (1)
  • State University of New York Maritime College (2)
  • Syracuse University (6)
  • Union College (1)
  • Westchester Community College (34)

Ohio (1)

  • University of Dayton (1)

Pennsylvania (16)

  • Cabrini University (1)
  • Drexel University (2)
  • Lafayette College (1)
  • Lehigh University (2)
  • Penn State University (3)
  • Temple University (1)
  • Villanova University (5)
  • Widener University (1)

Rhode Island (10)

  • Johnson & Wales University (1)
  • Roger Williams University (4)
  • Salve Regina University (2)
  • University of Rhode Island (3)

South Carolina (2)

  • Coastal Carolina University (1)
  • College of Charleston (1)

Vermont (3)

  • Castleton University (1)
  • University of Vermont (2)

Virginia (7)

  • James Madison University (1)
  • University of Mary Washington (1)
  • University of Richmond (1)
  • Virginia Commonwealth University (1)
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute (3)

Washington, D.C. (2)

  • Georgetown University (1)
  • George Washington University (1)

West Virginia (2)

  • West Virginia University (2)

Wisconsin (1)

  • University of Wisconsin (1)


Canada (1)

  • McGill University (1)

Ireland (1)

  • Dublin Institute of Technology (1)

Italy (1)

  • American University of Rome (1)

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