SUNY College-Potsdam Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

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

44 Pierrepont Avenue Potsdam, NY 13676
Phone: (315) 267-2180
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Rankings: SUNY College–Potsdam

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 85
Score: 36
Peer college rating (out of 5) 2.6
Graduation and retention ranking: 115
Average freshman retention rate: 74.2%
6-year graduation rate: 48.5%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 38
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 64.7%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 2.6%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 13:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 87.9%
Student selectivity ranking: 78
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 935-1145
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 13%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 35%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 67.3%
Financial resources rank: 63
Alumni giving rank: 65
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 13.4%

SUNY College-Potsdam History

Essential Facts: SUNY College–Potsdam

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 60%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 4%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 6%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 70%
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, other
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, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra