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SUNY Geneseo
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  • 4 Year
  • GENESEO, NY

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Value
    grade A
  3. Diversity
    grade B minus
  4. Campus
    grade C
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade C+
  9. Dorms
    grade C+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade C+
  12. Safety
    grade B+

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SUNY Geneseo is an above-average public college located in Geneseo, New York. It is a mid-size institution with an enrollment of 5,153 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat competitive as the SUNY Geneseo acceptance rate is 65%. Popular majors include Psychology, Biology, and Communications. Graduating 80% of students, SUNY Geneseo alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $37,100.

About

1 COLLEGE CIRCLE
GENESEO, NY 14454
Branch of
SUNY System
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
State University of New York Athletic Conference

SUNY Geneseo Rankings

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SUNY Geneseo Admissions

Acceptance Rate
65%
Application Deadline
March 15
SAT Range
1120-1310
ACT Range
23-28
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Early Decision/Early Action
No data available  
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Cost

Net Price
$17,341 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$8,120 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
84%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
17:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
89%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 54 responses
31%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 71 responses
27%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 70 responses

Majors

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    17%
  • On Campus
    83%
  • Online
    0%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
5,153 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
141
Undergrads Over 25
1%
Pell Grant
31%
Varsity Athletes
9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 51 responses
  • Academically Competitive
    31%
  • Motivated
    31%
  • Stressed
    16%
  • Boring and from some rural area
    6%
  • Happy but Busy
    6%
  • Fun
    4%
  • horrific
    2%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
46%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 76 responses
Poll
69%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 93 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 49 responses
  • Outstanding
    39%
  • Worthwhile
    27%
  • Absolutely terrible
    6%
  • Endurable
    6%
  • Home away from home
    6%
  • Isolating
    6%
  • Whatever
    6%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
80%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
94%
National
83%
64%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 39 responses

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