Points of Pride

Points of Pride

Points of Pride


  • Ranked as a leader in Online Bachelor Programs, U.S. News - 2014, 2015
  • Best Regional Colleges in the North, U.S. News and World Report - 2008-2015
  • 1st Veterinary Science Technology program in the United States
  • 1st Building Construction program in the United States
  • 1 of 3 New York State colleges accredited for solar energy technician training
  • 1 of 3 college golf courses in the U.S. to earn Audubon International Nature Sanctuary certification
  • Only Professional Golf Management BBA in New York State
  • Great Colleges to Work For, The Chronicle of Higher Education - 2009, 2010, 2015
  • Top 30 Technologically Savvy Online Schools in the U.S., OnlineSchoolsCenter.com - 2014
  • Top 30 Affordable Criminal Justice Degree Programs in the U.S., TopCriminalJusticeDegrees.org - 2014
  • Top 10 Colleges that Lead to Graduate School, U.S. News and World Report - 2011
  • Military-Friendly School, G.I. Jobs Magazine - 2012-2016
  • Copa Culinaria Mundial Junior International Culinary Champions - 2016
  • American Culinary Federation Hot Food National Champions 2010, 2012

2015 State University Student Opinion Survey

Delhi ranked in the Top 5 in SUNY in 20 categories, including key measures such as:

  • Quality of instruction
  • Academic advising
  • Engaged in research or other creative projects under the guidance of a faculty member
  • Had faculty who used innovative or creative techniques to engage students in learning
  • Availability of instructors outside of class
  • Received feedback from instructors on the quality of your work
  • Opportunities and participation in community service and service learning

Delhi also led all SUNY Colleges of Technology in 16 categories, including:

  • Quality of education
  • Developing leadership skills
  • Being intellectually stimulated by class materials
  • Acquiring information, ideas and concepts
  • Writing assignments

The SOS also reported that:

  • 86% of Delhi students said the college met or exceeded their expectations
  • 73% of students were very satisfied or satisfied with the college
  • 63.2% of students rated a Delhi education very high or high

Student Life

  • Nearly 80% of students are involved in some type of service activity through clubs and organizations. That's more than 24,000 hours of service annually.
  • Community Engagement Classification, Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching - 2015
  • President's National Honor Roll for Community Service - 2006-2015


  • NJCAA Division III Men's Cross-Country National Champions - 1991, 1992, 1993, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2016
  • NJCAA Division III Women's Cross-Country National Champions - 1999, 2004
  • NJCAA Division III Men's Outdoor Track and Field Champions - 2001, 2004, 2005, 2015
  • NJCAA Division III Women's Track and Field Champions - 2005, 2014
  • National Awards for Athletic Program Excellence in Two-Year College Athletics - 2004, 2012, 2014

Economic Development

  • More than 500 internship opportunities are offered annually
  • 33 percent of Delhi faculty and staff are taxpaying residents of the Village or Town of Delhi
  • 77 percent of Delhi faculty and staff are taxpaying residents of Delaware County
  • $600,000 spent annually with local businesses for supplies and services
  • $500,000 spent annually in the area by parents, alumni and others visiting the college
  • $48,500 donated in recent years to support the local hospital and fire company
  • $24.5 million represents the college's total annual payroll
  • The College Golf Course is made available to local schools and hosts events that annually net $125,000 for local charities
  • Student construction projects have benefited the Delhi American Legion, Town of Delhi offices, Delaware County Historical Association, 4-H Camp Shankitunk and Delhi Habitat for Humanity
  • SUNY Delhi Office of Business and Community Services offers customized training programs for major industries and organizations, including Tyco, Procter & Gamble, New York State Civil Service; Sponsor of Delaware County Leadership Institute; Presented Delaware County Microenterprise Business Program