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 1120 (25th percentile) - 1310 (75th percentile) for the SAT exam and within the range of 23 (25th percentile) - 28 (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 3.28 - 3.52. Roughly 70% of all applicant were admitted at SUNY College at Geneseo, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 18% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall SUNY College at Geneseo Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for SUNY College at Geneseo was reported as 65.5% in Fall 2020 with over 10,400 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: 23 - 28
  • Average GPA: 3.28 - 3.52

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

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into SUNY College at Geneseo, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for SUNY College at Geneseo has been slowly getting lower over the recent years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 66.8%
  • 2017-2018: 72.4%
  • 2018-2019: 64.8%
  • 2019-2020: 65.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 62.1%

How Does SUNY College at Geneseo Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for SUNY College at Geneseo is sixteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Roberts Wesleyan College66.6%
Nazareth College64.5%
Saint John Fisher College64.5%
SUNY College at Brockport54.7%
SUNY College of Technology at Alfred66.7%

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 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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to SUNY College at Geneseo (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading560 - 650
Math560 - 660
Total Score1120 - 1310
ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score23 - 28
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