Ithaca College Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

Located in Ithaca, NY, Ithaca College is one of the best universities in the state of New York. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Ithaca College in the following areas: graduation rates, teaching  resources, financing opportunities, and alumni donations. Latest acceptance rate is also given to show how competitive is Ithaca College.

953 Danby Road Ithaca, NY 14850-7000
Phone: (800) 429-4274
Web site:

Rankings: Ithaca College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 7
Score: 75
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 11
Average freshman retention rate: 85.5%
6-year graduation rate: 76.0%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 29
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 52.6%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 4.5%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 86.6%
Student selectivity ranking: 8
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1090-1280
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 35%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 73%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 65.5%
Financial resources rank: 20
Alumni giving rank: 46
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 16.0%

Ithaca College History

Essential Facts: Ithaca College

  • IC offers more than 100 programs across five schools, including an Exploratory Program, which allows freshmen to take up to four semesters to try out programs in each school.
  • Ithaca College sits on South Hill and overlooks the heart of Ithaca, a thriving city full of art, culture, and activity all surrounded by the natural beauty of New York’s Finger Lakes region.
  • Ithaca College has a total undergraduate enrollment of 6,101, with a gender distribution of 43 percent male students and 57 percent female students.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 70%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 1%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 1%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 95%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 42%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: campus ministries, choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook