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SUNY Geneseo
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  • 4 Year
  • GENESEO, NY

Report Card

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade C+
  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 C+
  11. Student Life
    grade C
  12. Safety
    grade B

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
From SUNY Geneseo

All the prestige of an honors college experience without the price tag. On average, tuition and fees at private colleges are four times those of SUNY Geneseo.

With NY State's Excelsior Scholarship, you may be able to attend Geneseo tuition free. Visit us today!

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SUNY Geneseo Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
March 1
Acceptance Rate
61%
SAT Range
1140-1310
ACT Range
24-29
Application Fee
$50
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$18,684 / 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
$7,745 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
87%

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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
33%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 76 responses
28%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 75 responses

Majors

An Honors College Experience

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SUNY Geneseo has a reputation for its honors college experience. Small class sizes allow faculty and students to learn together. In fact, many students enjoy research opportunities as early as their first year.

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
    78%
  • On Campus
    2%
  • Online
    20%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
4,627 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
202
Undergrads Over 25
2%
Pell Grant
27%
Varsity Athletes
6%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 56 responses
  • Motivated
    30%
  • Academically Competitive
    29%
  • Stressed
    16%
  • Happy but Busy
    9%
  • Boring and from some rural area
    5%
  • Fun
    4%
  • horrific
    2%

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Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
No data available  
Poll
47%
of students say that Greek life is pretty big. 81 responses
Poll
69%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 98 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 50 responses
  • Outstanding
    42%
  • Worthwhile
    26%
  • Endurable
    10%
  • Absolutely terrible
    6%
  • Isolating
    6%
  • Whatever
    6%
  • Fast-paced
    2%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$48,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
78%
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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