Utica College (UC)

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Utica College can be found in Utica, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around five thousand students enrolled each year at UC.

87% of all those students that apply are granted admission to UC, from which 15 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at .utica.edu.

Overall Utica College (UC) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Utica College was reported as 86.8% in Fall 2020 with over 3,840 college applications submitted to UC. 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Utica College has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 82.0%
  • 2017-2018: 83.7%
  • 2018-2019: 84.4%
  • 2019-2020: 86.8%
  • Projected UC Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 79.0%

How Does Utica College (UC) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for UC is fifty-three percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
SUNY Institute of Technology at Utica-Rome69.0%
Hamilton College16.4%
Morrisville State College74.9%
Colgate University22.6%
Cazenovia College93.7%

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 Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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