Syracuse University Rankings

By | April 18, 2020

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

Syracuse, NY 13244
Phone: (315) 443-3611
Email: [email protected]
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Rankings: Syracuse University

Rankings, Ratings, and Admissions Statistics
Overall Ranking: 58
Score: 51
Peer college rating (out of 5) 3.3
Graduation and retention ranking: 42
Average freshman retention rate: 91.2%
6-year graduation rate: 80.0%
Predicted graduation rate: 75%
Overperformance(+)/Underperformance(-): 5
Faculty resources ranking: 49
Classes with under 20 students (2020): 63.4%
Classes with 50 or more students (2020): 7.8%
Student faculty ratio (2020): 15:1
Percent of faculty who are full-time (2020) 83.5%
Student selectivity ranking: 97
SAT/ACT 25th-75th percentile (2020) 1070-1270
2020 Freshmen in top 10 percent of high school class: 39%
Freshmen in top 25 percent of high school class (2020): 74%
Fall 2020 Acceptance rate: 52.5%
Financial resources rank: 88
Alumni giving rank: 66
Average alumni giving rate (2020): 18.1%

Syracuse University History

Essential Facts: Syracuse University

Rules and regulations Sports Activities 

General Information  
Percent of undergraduate students who live in college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing: 75%
Percent of undergraduates who are members of a fraternity: 19%
Percent of student body who are members of a sorority: 28%
Average percentage of students on campus during weekends: 85%
Are all students permitted to have cars on campus? No
Percent of students who have cars on campus: 21%
Is alcohol permitted on campus for students of legal age? No
Additional policies and regulations: class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
Collegiate athletic association: NCAA I
Men’s scholarship sports: basketball, cross country, football, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, track and field (outdoor)
Women’s scholarship sports: basketball, crew (heavyweight), cross country, field hockey, ice hockey, lacrosse, soccer, softball, swimming, tennis, track and field (outdoor), volleyball
Student activities: choral groups, concert band, dance, drama/theater, jazz band, literary magazine, marching band, music ensembles, musical theater, pep band, radio station, student government, student newspaper, student film society, symphony orchestra, television station, yearbook