Buffalo State SUNY

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Buffalo State SUNY can be found in Buffalo, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over thirteen thousand students are enrolled at Buffalo State SUNY.

A large majority of students at this school scored in the range of 890 (25th percentile) - 1060 (75th percentile) on the SAT. 49% of all those who apply are accepted to Buffalo State SUNY, from which 24% choose to attend. When applying historical data, we have projected that the Buffalo State SUNY acceptance rate 2015 will be around 46%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at buffalostate.edu.

Overall Buffalo State SUNY Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Buffalo State SUNY was reported as 48.5% in Fall 2013 with over 11,300 applications submitted to Buffalo State SUNY. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Buffalo State SUNY has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 42.7%
  • 2010-2011: 42.2%
  • 2011-2012: 44.3%
  • 2012-2013: 45.8%
  • 2013-2014: 48.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 45.9%

How Does Buffalo State SUNY Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Buffalo State SUNY is fourteen percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY at Fredonia51.5%
SUNY College at Brockport47.7%
SUNY College at Geneseo45.7%
Rochester Institute of Technology60.2%
University of Rochester35.7%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)

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