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2023 Best Value Colleges in New York

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  1. #1 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Columbia University

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1299 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....

    Read 1299 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $22,126,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

  2. #3 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Hamilton College

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    4 Year,

    CLINTON, NY,

    476 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 476 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 18%,

    Net Price: $23,936,

    SAT Range: 1380-1510,

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  4. #5 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Molloy University

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    4 Year,

    ROCKVILLE CENTRE, NY,

    647 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Molloy College is amazing! Everyone there is friendly and the campus is super clean. It’s a good environment. You could sit in the big green field in the middle of all the buildings and relax, or you....

    Read 647 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 74%,

    Net Price: $27,454,

    SAT Range: 1080-1250,

  5. #6 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Barnard College

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    456 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from Barnard over 25 years ago. To this day, I am empowered and inspired by the education I received from Barnard and the friendships I made. The classes were excellent, my classmates....

    Read 456 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $30,572,

    SAT Range: 1350-1520,

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  7. #8 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Wagner College

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    4 Year,

    STATEN ISLAND, NY,

    703 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I've found the community and faculty here to be very helpful. I struggled a lot with finding a school that was the perfect match and that felt right. This school seemed the most interested in...The school also has a beautiful campus, although some of the facilities are quite run down and could use renovation. I do, however, think that the school could place some more consideration into the physical well-being of the students. The health services here are lacking, and don't always take students' health....

    Read 703 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 70%,

    Net Price: $31,944,

    SAT Range: 1050-1270,

  8. #9 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    CUNY Baruch College

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1394 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Hi! This is Anna. I am a senior student at Baruch College, which majors in Finance. I love this school's study vibe and community inside, and it offers a lot of practical courses on developing....

    Read 1394 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $3,897,

    SAT Range: 1170-1360,

  9. #13 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Adelphi University

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    4 Year,

    GARDEN CITY, NY,

    1356 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says Beautiful campus, friendly faculty members, supportive professors and amazing classmates from all over the world. In Adelphi, we make this place as an international community, everyone is part of....

    Read 1356 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 75%,

    Net Price: $29,821,

    SAT Range: 1060-1250,

  10. #14 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    D'Youville University

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    4 Year,

    BUFFALO, NY,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says D'Youville University is an incredible place. This is my last year on campus and seeing all of the growth and progress over my five years has been amazing. The study spaces have been completely...There are some people that find things to complain about all the time but that's typical. I'm so proud to be a Saint and I'm so sad that I graduate this year year. The friends I have made are incredible and will be a part of me for life. Insider tip: Don't try to get Starbucks during Red Time or you'll be waiting forever. Hit up one of the Keurigs in KAB instead. It's free and the fridges usually have flavors and creamers in them..

    Read 431 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 84%,

    Net Price: $21,377,

    SAT Range: 960-1150,

  11. #15 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    SUNY Farmingdale State College

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    4 Year,

    FARMINGDALE, NY,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Very small campus. Over 90% of Students commute to and from campus. Joining clubs or fraternities/sororities make the experience more enjoyable. Campus is easy to navigate. The surrounding area....

    Read 621 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 60%,

    Net Price: $7,948,

    SAT Range: 990-1150,

  12. #17 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Vassar College

    4 Year,

    POUGHKEEPSIE, NY,

    651 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 651 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $26,028,

    SAT Range: 1360-1520,

  13. #18 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Niagara University

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    4 Year,

    NIAGARA UNIVERSITY, NY,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Niagara University has overall been an amazing choice for me. As soon as I had gotten there I was welcomed with open arms which made it feel like home. I didn't have any problems making friends....

    Read 567 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 92%,

    Net Price: $19,172,

    SAT Range: 1020-1200,

  14. #19 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    University of Rochester

    4 Year,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    1567 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 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,....

    Read 1567 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 35%,

    Net Price: $36,254,

    SAT Range: 1330-1510,

  15. #20 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Union College - New York

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    4 Year,

    SCHENECTADY, NY,

    603 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 603 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 41%,

    Net Price: $37,630,

    SAT Range: 1210-1400,

  16. #22 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    Fashion Institute of Technology

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1614 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I got accepted to FIT after I was waitlisted. I knew my desire to attend the best fashion school in the world could help advisors reconsider my acceptance. After multiple emails, lots of dead ends, I....

    Read 1614 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 59%,

    Net Price: $9,165,

  17. #24 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    St. John Fisher University

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    4 Year,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at St. John Fisher University has been nothing but amazing. The university really values each and every student to ensure that they are in good standing whether it be in academics or....

    Read 579 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $29,722,

    SAT Range: 1060-1240,

  18. #25 Best Value Colleges in New York.

    SUNY Polytechnic Institute

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    4 Year,

    UTICA, NY,

    314 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I’m a junior undergrad here at Poly and I’ve been going since I started in 2020. COVID made things difficult, but as we are a state school we were stuck following state regulations. That being said,....

    Read 314 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 73%,

    Net Price: $14,586,

    SAT Range: 1000-1350,

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