Academic Life Beyond Textbooks

Binghamton students are innovative and creative. As one of the nation's elite public universities, Binghamton combines rigorous academics, distinguished faculty and state-of-the-art facilities to engage and challenge our students.

Challenging ideas and thinking critically is encouraged at Binghamton, and academic life is anything but textbook.

Our high-achieving students represent a great diversity of life experiences, from first-generation college-goers to international students. Beyond their talent, these classmates share a desire to shape the future through technology, insight and intellectual exploration.


Binghamton students take on the challenge to tell you all about their major in under a minute.
Can they do it?

Our Faculty

Top scholars in their subjects with 93% holding the highest degree offered in their field, Binghamton's faculty includes more than 60 distinguished professors and published experts in everything from Medieval literature and schizophrenia to digital forensics and evolutionary biology.