SUNY College at Brockport: Acceptance Rate and Admissions Statistics

SUNY College at Brockport

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The College at Brockport, State University of New York is a public college with an acceptance rate of 55%. Founded in 1835 and located 16 miles west of Rochester along the Erie Canal, SUNY Brockport is a member of the State University of New York system. The college offers 49 undergraduate majors and 50 graduate programs. Academics are supported by an 18-to-1 student / faculty ratio and an average class size of 24. In athletics, the Brockport Golden Eagles compete in the NCAA Division III State University of New York Athletic Conference for most sports.

Considering applying to SUNY Brockport? Here are the admissions statistics you should know, including average SAT/ACT scores and GPAs of admitted students.

Acceptance Rate

During the 2018-19 admissions cycle, The College at Brockport had an acceptance rate of 55%. This means that for every 100 students who applied, 55 students were admitted, making SUNY Brockport's admissions process competitive.

Admissions Statistics (2018-19)
Number of Applicants 9,672
Percent Admitted 55%
Percent Admitted Who Enrolled (Yield) 20%

SAT Scores and Requirements

SUNY Brockport requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2018-19 admissions cycle, 93% of admitted students submitted SAT scores.

SAT Range (Admitted Students)
Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ERW 500 590
Math 510 600
ERW=Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

This admissions data tells us that most of SUNY Brockport's admitted students fall within the top 35% nationally on the SAT. For the evidence-based reading and writing section, 50% of students admitted to SUNY Brockport scored between 500 and 590, while 25% scored below 500 and 25% scored above 590. On the math section, 50% of admitted students scored between 510 and 600, while 25% scored below 510 and 25% scored above 600. Applicants with a composite SAT score of 1190 or higher will have particularly competitive chances at The College at Brockport.

Requirements

SUNY Brockport does not require the SAT writing section or SAT Subject tests. Note that SUNY Brockport participates in the scorechoice program, which means that the admissions office will consider your highest score from each individual section across all SAT test dates.

ACT Scores and Requirements

SUNY Brockport requires that all applicants submit either SAT or ACT scores. During the 2018-19 admissions cycle, 19% of admitted students submitted ACT scores.

ACT Range (Admitted Students)
Section 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
English 17 23
Math 18 25
Composite 19 24

This admissions data tells us that most of SUNY Brockport's admitted students fall within the bottom 46% nationally on the ACT. The middle 50% of students admitted to The College at Brockport received a composite ACT score between 19 and 24, while 25% scored above 24 and 25% scored below 19.

Requirements

Note that SUNY Brockport does not superscore ACT results; your highest composite ACT score will be considered. Brockport does not require the ACT writing section.

GPA

In 2019, the average high school GPA of The College at Brockport's incoming freshmen class was 2.99, and 48% of incoming students had average GPAs of 3.0 and above. These results suggest that most successful applicants to SUNY Brockport have primarily B grades.

Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph

SUNY College at Brockport Applicants' Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph.
SUNY College at Brockport Applicants' Self-Reported GPA/SAT/ACT Graph. Data courtesy of Cappex.

The admissions data in the graph is self-reported by applicants to The College at Brockport. GPAs are unweighted. Find out how you compare to accepted students, see the real-time graph, and calculate your chances of getting in with a free Cappex account.

Admissions Chances

The College at Brockport, which accepts just over half of applicants, has a somewhat selective admissions process. However, SUNY Brockport also has a holistic admissions process involving factors beyond your grades and test scores. A strong application essay and a glowing letter of recommendation can strengthen your application, as can participation in meaningful extracurricular activities and a rigorous course schedule. Note that some programs have additional application requirements. Students with particularly compelling stories or achievements can still receive serious consideration even if their grades and test scores are outside SUNY Brockport's average range.

In the graph above, the blue and green dots represent accepted students. You can see that students who were admitted had combined SAT scores (ERW+M) of 1050 or higher, composite ACT scores of 21 or higher, and high school GPAs of 3.0 (a "B") or better.

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