The campus of Oakwood Friends has excellent facilities, including a library, art studio, ceramics studio, darkroom, Theater, music room, gym, soccer fields, baseball field, softball field, and four tennis courts. In nearby Poughkeepsie, students have access to the excitement of the big city of New York while studying in a peaceful and secure environment.
Sports and Arts
The school seeks to bring out the athlete and artist in each student through its extensive list of teams, clubs, and activities including musical production, photography, skiing, and ultimate frisbee.
Dormitories and Student Life
Students live in double rooms which have access to one kitchen, two lounges, two TVs, telephones and a computer room in each building. The dormitories also have wireless internet access, washers and dryers.
Poughkeepsie, part of New York's scenic Hudson Valley, is found two hours north of New York City.
Area population: 31,000
City website: City of Poughkeepsie
Allegheny College, Champlain College, Clark University, Drexel University, Goucher College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount St. Mary College, Northeastern University, Pace University, Parsons The New School for Design, Pennsylvania State University, Siena College, State University of New York – Stony Brook, State University of New York Buffalo, University of California – Davis, University of California – San Diego, University of California –Santa Barbara, University of Hartford, University of Rochester, University of Virginia, Vassar College, Western New England University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
University Acceptance Rate:
Closest International and Local Airports: Stewart International Airport (SWF), Newark International Airport (EWR), John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)
For Details Visit Website: Oakwood Friends School