|Admission Standards||Very High|
Can I get into SUNY-ESF? The school has a 52% acceptance rate. Last year, 841 out of 1,619 applicants were admitted making SUNY-ESF a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 38% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||610|
|SAT Math 25th||580|
|SAT Composite 25th||1190|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||690|
|SAT Composite 75th||1360|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry?
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1190 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1105. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1275 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 65 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1360 and Above||Good||>65%|
|1275 to 1360||Avg +||52%-65%|
|1190 to 1275||Avg -||39%-52%|
|1105 to 1190||Reach||27%-39%|
|Less than 1105||Low||<27%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||24|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||30|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||29|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SUNY-ESF?
Admission data indicates that SUNY-ESF regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 23 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 27 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 29 and above have very competitive chances. 35 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|29 and Above||Good||>65%|
|27 to 29||Avg +||52%-65%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||39%-52%|
|23 to 25||Reach||27%-39%|
|Less than 23||Low||<27%|
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry was 3.8 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as SUNY-ESF accepts 52% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||38%||38%||38%|
What are the requirements for admission to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196103 IPEDS survey data for SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.