Plattsburgh is located on the north-western shore of Lake Champlain in Clinton County, New York, United States. Plattsburgh location: Country United States, New York State, Clinton County.
Nearby cities and villages : Schuyler Falls, Beekmantown and Grand Isle. Plattsburgh is located in United States (USA) (Clinton County, New York) and Time Zone America/New_York. Nearby places are Colchester, Burlington and Winooski.
Since its founding in 1889 as a Teaching School, SUNY Plattsburgh has had a strong history of meeting regional and state higher education needs. It is also an important driver of the economic and cultural well-being of the community.
SUNY Plattsburgh is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and authorized by the Board of Regents of the State University of New York. The campus was re-accredited for ten years in June 2012.
Many universities promote a faculty that works closely with students. At SUNY Plattsburgh, that claim is more than mere publicity. Here great teaching is the norm, and the best teachers interact closely with their students, to whom they give as much priority as the exceptional academic scholarship for which many are recognized nationally.