Russell Sage College Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

Located in Troy, NY, Russell Sage College is one of the best universities in the state of New York. On this page, you will find in-depth rankings for Russell Sage 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 Russell Sage College.

45 Ferry Street Troy, NY 12180-4115
Phone: (888) 837-9724
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Rankings: Russell Sage College

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.4
Graduation and retention ranking: 132
Average freshman retention rate: 77.0%
6-year graduation rate: 71.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 62%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 9
Faculty resources ranking: 207
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 53.8%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 0.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 11:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 79.7%
Student selectivity ranking: 188
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1050-1180
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 19%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 54%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 74.3%
Financial resources rank: 56
Alumni giving rank: 187
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 16.2%

Russell Sage College History

Essential Facts: Russell Sage College

  • Sage College of Albany, SCA for short, is located at 140 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, New York, 12208.
  • Russell Sage College was founded in Troy, New York, in 1916 by Margaret Olivia Slocum Sage and named in honor of her late husband, who had left her his considerable fortune.
  • Sage is a private college located in Troy, New York in the Albany Area. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 1,357 undergraduate students. The Sage acceptance rate is 93%.

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 44%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: N/A
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: N/A
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 50%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 100%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA III
Men’s scholarship sports: N/A
Women’s scholarship sports: N/A
Student activities: choral groups, dance, drama/theater, literary magazine, music ensembles, musical theater, student government, student newspaper, yearbook