2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 6,733 students have applied and 4,578 students have allowed to admit to SUNY College at Plattsburgh (Acceptance rate: 67.99%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 20.01 % where 916 students have finally enrolled out of 4,578 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Canisius College and Metropolitan College of New York, its acceptance rate is slightly higher than the average (relatively easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 59.33%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 18.00%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to SUNY College at Plattsburgh

Admissionwww.plattsburgh.edu/admissions/index.html
Online Applicationwww.plattsburgh.edu/apply/index.html
Financial Aidwww.plattsburgh.edu/about/offices-divisions/administration-finance/about-us/offices/financial-aid.html
Net Price Calculatorwww.plattsburgh.edu/cost-aid/net-price-calculator.html
Veterans Tuitionwww.plattsburgh.edu/plattslife/student-support/veterans-support-services/index.html
Disability Servicewww.plattsburgh.edu/plattslife/student-support/student-support-services.html

Admission Statistics Charts

2022 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2020-2021, the average SAT score is 1,145 and the average ACT score is 26 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of SUNY College at Plattsburgh is average than the schools (average score is 1,170). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
SUNY College at Plattsburgh1,14526
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,14426
All U.S. Colleges1,12368
Public, 4-Years Colleges1,11267
4-Years Colleges1,12468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York1,13572

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At SUNY College at Plattsburgh, 226 students submitted SAT scores (24% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,145 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing520620
Mathematics530620
Total1,0501,240
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)
At SUNY College at Plattsburgh, 24 students submitted ACT scores (2% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 26 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in New York. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Composite2328
English2227
Mathematics2327

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to SUNY College at Plattsburgh. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 1 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to SUNY College at Plattsburgh
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended