ACT Scores for Admission to SUNY

A Side-by-Side Comparison of College Admissions Data

Hunt Union at SUNY Oneonta
Hunt Union at SUNY Oneonta. Photo Courtesy of SUNY Oneonta

If you're wondering if you have the ACT scores you'll need to get into one of the four-year SUNY colleges and universities, here's a side-by-side comparison of scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these public universities in New York State.

SUNY ACT Score Comparison (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
 ACT ScoresGPA-SAT-ACT
Admissions
Scattergram
 CompositeEnglishMath
 25%75%25%75%25%75%
Albany2226----see graph
Alfred State1824-----
Binghamton2731----see graph
Brockport202519241926-
Buffalo2429----see graph
Buffalo State1622----see graph
Cobleskill1622-----
Cortland------see graph
Env. Science/
Forestry
252924302428-
Farmingdale1923-----
Fashion Institute-------
Fredonia2126-----
Geneseo2529----see graph
Maritime College2226-----
Morrisville1721-----
New Paltz232722282226see graph
Old Westbury-------
Oneonta222521262226see graph
Oswego2226----see graph
Plattsburgh212520252025-
Polytechnic232820272329-
PotsdamTest-Optional Admissions
Purchase2227-----
Stony Brook263125322632see graph
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Realize that ACT scores are just one part of the application. The SUNY admissions officers will also be looking for a strong high school record and meaningful extracurricular activities.

You can also check out these other ACT links (or SAT links):

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Data from National Center for Educational Statistics