What's in a name?
Throughout the history of our campus, the name of the college has changed many times. The following name changes are taken from the names in the College Catalogs and Announcements held by the Archive.
|Pre-1920||New York State School of Agriculture on Long Island (NYSSA)|
|1920||State Institute of Applied Agriculture on Long Island|
|1924||State Institute of Applied Agriculture|
|1939||State Institute of Agriculture|
|1946||Long Island Agricultural and Technical Institute (LIATI)|
|1953||SUNY Long Island Agricultural and Technical Institute at Farmingdale, New York|
|1966||Agricultural and Technical College at Farmingdale|
|1987||SUNY College of Technology at Farmingdale|
|1993||Farmingdale State College|
**This change was made after the 2002-2003 Catalog was printed with the name Farmingdale State College.