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2023 Best colleges for student athletes in New York

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  1. #2 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Columbia University

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1289 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I liked that there are endless academic opportunities available; you will never run out! Food is average and oftentimes the lines in the dining halls take an annoying amount of time. The dorms in my....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $22,126,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

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  3. #4 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Syracuse University

    4 Year,

    SYRACUSE, NY,

    3452 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Syracuse University overall is a great school with great academics, connections, and social scenery. All of the academic departments are incredibly well-connected and have endless opportunities for....

    Read 3452 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $47,177,

    SAT Range: 1180-1380,

  4. #5 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Vassar College

    4 Year,

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY,

    647 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love it here so far! I have made so many friends so far, I have not met one mean person yet. There are so many different orgs to try and be a part of, you’re never bored in that regard. The....

    Read 647 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $26,028,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

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  6. #7 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Stony Brook University, SUNY

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    4 Year,

    STONY BROOK, NY,

    2731 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says It's a good university, but the classes are not easy As, especially if you are a STEM major. As a biology and psychology double major, I tend to struggle in certain classes. They can feel impossible,....

    Read 2731 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 49%,

    Net Price: $16,478,

    SAT Range: 1230-1440,

  7. #8 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Hamilton College

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    4 Year,

    CLINTON, NY,

    472 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Hamilton College has been nothing short of life-changing. I've enjoyed every second of my time here and, as someone who has always sought a sense of belonging, truly feel like this is MY place. There....

    Read 472 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 18%,

    Net Price: $23,936,

    SAT Range: 1380-1510,

  8. #9 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    University at Buffalo, SUNY

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    4 Year,

    BUFFALO, NY,

    2996 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I appreciate the academics at my college. The dorm and housing options are also respectable. The facilities are good. Food is not the best. I'll be cooking my own food next semester.The bus system is efficient and reliable, even in the snow! It's a nicely set up school. Campus scenery is nice for a walk. There are lots of reading spaces whether you like absolute silence, some... There are lots of opportunities for student engagement and they are accessible. Personally, I was thrilled to join the Gospel Choir.Generally speaking, SUNY at Buffalo is a great school. Depending on you and your experience, you might dislike a few things, but overall, I recommend the school..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 67%,

    Net Price: $18,119,

    SAT Range: 1140-1310,

  9. #10 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    University of Rochester

    4 Year,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    1559 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I came to this school without having visited campus at all, and I'm so grateful that my move-in day was when I first got to experience it, with all my fellow freshman around me. People think,....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 35%,

    Net Price: $36,254,

    SAT Range: 1330-1510,

  10. #13 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Union College - New York

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    4 Year,

    SCHENECTADY, NY,

    596 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I really enjoy being a student at Union College because of the people. Small community: welcoming, actively becoming more diverse, environment enables personal and professional growth, easy to be involved Trimesters: useful for staying organized when everyone knows which week it is (x/10) and it makes studying abroad more flexible. Disability services: A+, all of my professors have been accommodating. Schenectady: good location (burst the campus bubble to visit the weekly farmer's market or walk downtown, get home during breaks from the new Amtrak station 5 min from campus, volunteer through...School pride: yes! Especially during hockey season Friends: the best. lifelong. unique backgroundsResLife: old furniture, fun people (s/o to West College 3rd floor!) Becker Career Center: great! Staff will go above and beyond to help youWeekends: not always enough to do; parties 3-4 nights/weekGreek Life: big presence on campus; it's there if you want it.

    Read 596 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $37,630,

    SAT Range: 1210-1400,

  11. #14 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Fordham University

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    4 Year,

    BRONX, NY,

    1867 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says College can often be an overwhelming experience for students transitioning from a predominantly racially mixed educational environment, to one that is not. I found myself at the crossroads of this... Fordham University seeks to encourage and foster an environment where any type of person can thrive, and a community where racial and gender inclusion are pivotal to the larger success. With....

    Read 1867 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 53%,

    Net Price: $41,569,

    SAT Range: 1230-1410,

  12. #15 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

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    4 Year,

    TROY, NY,

    1063 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I can't imagine another other school giving me the education, experiences, and opportunities that RPI has. The professors have so much knowledge and really push students to learn, rather than just...On-campus life could use a bit of a housing update but RPI's been updating one building at a time for the past few years and dining has gotten exponentially better. Parties are not what they used to...Definitely be prepared to push yourself but it'll be worth it..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $40,661,

    SAT Range: 1300-1500,

  13. #16 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Hofstra University

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    4 Year,

    HEMPSTEAD, NY,

    2282 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Hofstra university is a excellent school that provides a person with experience and an above average education. The professor are caring people who know you by name and appearance. It is not like any....

    Read 2282 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 69%,

    Net Price: $34,011,

    SAT Range: 1160-1340,

  14. #18 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    University at Albany, SUNY

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    4 Year,

    ALBANY, NY,

    2408 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says At the University at Albany, I have met such an incredible, diverse group of people enrolled. I am always greeted with so many familiar faces despite the campus size. Our RA was exceptionally helpful....

    Read 2408 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 57%,

    Net Price: $17,486,

    SAT Range: 1090-1250,

  15. #21 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    St. John's University - New York

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    4 Year,

    QUEENS, NY,

    3046 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says After finishing my first year as a freshman, I'd say that St. John's University is a top level amazing school. The environment of campus is perfect, you have a wide open great lawn surrounded by....

    Read 3046 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $26,771,

    SAT Range: 1080-1300,

  16. #22 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    St. Lawrence University

    4 Year,

    CANTON, NY,

    761 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I absolutely love SLU! It was my first college I visited as a freshman in high school. I visited 10 colleges after that, but still came back to SLU, as it felt like home. The main reason I chose this....

    Read 761 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 47%,

    Net Price: $31,578,

    SAT Range: 1180-1360,

  17. #23 Best Colleges for Student Athletes in New York.

    Manhattan College

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    4 Year,

    RIVERDALE, NY,

    829 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My time at Manhattan College thus far has been amazing! I greatly enjoyed my time so far, as I feel so welcome at this college. I feel that at this college I can express myself and the people around....

    Read 829 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 78%,

    Net Price: $32,044,

    SAT Range: 1060-1280,

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