SUNY College at Geneseo

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SUNY College at Geneseo can be found in Geneseo, NY, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. SUNY College at Geneseo has an enrollment of about five thousand students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores between 1180 (25th percentile) - 1390 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 27 (25th percentile) - 29 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants that get into this school. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the SUNY College at Geneseo average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.55 - 3.57. Roughly 50% of all applicant were admitted at SUNY College at Geneseo, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 24% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall SUNY College at Geneseo Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012


The overall acceptance rate for SUNY College at Geneseo was reported as 45.7% in Fall 2012 with over 9,160 college applications submitted to SUNY College at Geneseo. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 27 - 29
  • Average GPA: 3.55 - 3.57

How Hard Is It to Get into SUNY College at Geneseo?

Applicant Selectivity: High

SUNY College at Geneseo has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.

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 SUNY College at Geneseo has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 34.7%
  • 2009-2010: 37.5%
  • 2010-2011: 43.2%
  • 2011-2012: 43.2%
  • 2012-2013: 45.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 42.8%

How Does SUNY College at Geneseo Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for SUNY College at Geneseo is twenty-one percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Roberts Wesleyan College72.6%
Nazareth College68.4%
Saint John Fisher College62.8%
SUNY College at Brockport47.7%
Houghton College91.1%

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 Recommended
  • 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 2012)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to SUNY College at Geneseo (Fall 2012)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score27 - 29
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