New York University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

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

70 Washington Square S New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 998-4500
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: New York University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 32
Score: 66
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.8
Graduation and retention ranking: 37
Average freshman retention rate: 92.5%
6-year graduation rate: 84.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 85%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): -1
Faculty resources ranking: 23
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 59.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 11.4%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 12:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 73.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 35
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1250-1440
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 68%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 92%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 32.1%
Financial resources rank: 37
Alumni giving rank: 139
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 10.6%

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Essential Facts: New York University

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 52%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 1%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 2%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: N/A
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: N/A
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, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, opera, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook