SUNY-Geneseo Rankings

By | April 19, 2020

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

1 College Circle Geneseo, NY 14454-1401
Phone: (585) 245-5571
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Rankings: SUNY–Geneseo

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 12
Score: 70
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.5
Graduation and retention ranking: 6
Average freshman retention rate: 90.5%
6-year graduation rate: 79.8%
Predicted graduation rate: N/A
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): N/A
Faculty resources ranking: 154
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 28.3%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 8.9%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 19:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 89.3%
Student selectivity ranking: 1
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1230-1380
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 50%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 83%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 37.0%
Financial resources rank: 123
Alumni giving rank: 74
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 12.5%

SUNY-Geneseo History

Essential Facts: SUNY–Geneseo

Ranking: #14 Regional University North (2017)
Acceptance rate: 65.00% (2019-20)
Tuition: in-state $6,870 / out-of-state $16,650 (2019)
Undergraduates: 4,828 (2020)
Enrollment: 4,910 (2020)
School colors: Blue · White

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 57%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 8%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 11%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 98%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? Yes
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 26%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? Yes
Additional policies and regulations: 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, dance, drama/theater, international student organization, jazz band, literary magazine, model UN, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, symphony orchestra, television station