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Your chances of getting into SUNY Morrisville

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

87.2%
Admission Difficulty for SUNY Morrisville
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Extremely Easy 
Applicant Competition Very Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Morrisville is 87.2%.  Its admission rate is the 131st lowest in New York.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into Morrisville and can you get accepted?

SUNY Morrisville is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 3,180 out of the 3,648 who applied were admitted.

SUNY Morrisville typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students with an average GPA around 2.7. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the lower half of their high school class. 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into Morrisville?

87% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

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Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to SUNY Morrisville you should:

  • Have a high school GPA of 2.7 or better
  • Earn B- grades in high school
  • Score 960 on the SAT
  • Score 20 on the ACT

Morrisville GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 

2.7

Typical High School Grades 

B-

What GPA do you need to get into SUNY Morrisville?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into Morrisville are to have around a 2.7 high school GPA. You can get into Morrisville with below average high school grades.

If your high school grades are above the average 2.7 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Morrisville accepts 87% of applicants.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at Morrisville is 2.7 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn B- letter grades and regularly score around 80-82 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #129 in New York for highest average GPA.

Importance of GPA

Since Morrisville is a test optional college, extra focus will be placed on your GPA when the school considers your application. As a result, it is very important that you meet the GPA requirements.

See additional colleges accepting applicants in the 2.7 GPA range.

Competitiveness by GPA Ranges

The table below outlines the number of admitted freshmen by GPA range as well as how competitive your GPA will be as compared with other applicants.

High School GPA's for admitted SUNY Morrisville students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 8.0% Good
3.50 to 3.74 9.0% Good
3.25 to 3.49 8.0% Good
3.00 to 3.24 13.0% Avg +
2.50 to 2.99 26.0% Avg -
2.00 to 2.49 22.0% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 14.0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

 What do these chances mean?

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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Morrisville SAT Scores

Testing Requirements

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to SUNY Morrisville. If you optionally submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. .

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 

860-1060

Applicants Submitting SAT 

-
SAT Scores for SUNY Morrisville
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 430
Math 25th Percentile 430
Composite 25th Percentile 860
SAT Scores for SUNY Morrisville
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 530
Math 75th Percentile 530
Composite 75th Percentile 1060
Average SAT Score 960

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to SUNY Morrisville?

Average Score & Range

The average SAT score at Morrisville is 960 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 860-1060. Students who get into SUNY Morrisville score in the top 83 percent of all SAT test takers..  Morrisville ranks #105 in the state of New York for highest average SAT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

You should target scoring 960 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. Morrisville regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 860 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 860, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 760, but scores this low are outside the normal range.

Score Submission Requirements

SUNY Morrisville is a test optional school meaning do not have to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the college is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".

View other colleges which accept students in the 960 SAT score range.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 960, you have around a 87% chance of being admitted. A 1060 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 93% chance of getting in.

SUNY Morrisville admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1060 and Above Good >93%
960 to 1060 Avg + 87%-93%
860 to 960 Avg - 78%-87%
760 to 860 Reach 65%-78%
Less than 760 Low <65%
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Morrisville ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

18-23 

Applicants Submitting ACT 

-
ACT Scores for SUNY Morrisville
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 16
Math 25th Percentile 17
Composite 25th Percentile 18
ACT Scores for SUNY Morrisville
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 21
Math 75th Percentile 25
Composite 75th Percentile 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for students to get into Morrisville?

Score Range

The average ACT score for admitted students to Morrisville is 20, while the middle 50% of students (25th to 75th percentile) score between a 18 and 23.  The school ranks #89 in New York for highest average ACT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

For the best chance of admission, you should have an ACT of 20. This will place you in solid competition against other applicants. At a minimum, you should aim for a 18 and score in the score in the top 62 percent nationally. The lowest ACT score likely to be admitted is a 16.

0 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to SUNY Morrisville.

Score Submission Requirements

You do not have to to submit ACT scores with your application as SUNY Morrisville is test optional. The policy from the school on ACT scores is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".

Find other colleges with similar ACT score requirements

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Here are your predicted chances of getting into Morrisville for different ACT score ranges. A typical applicant with a 20 score has around 87% chance of getting in. Your odds increase to about 94% with a 23 ACT score.

SUNY Morrisville admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
23 and Above Good >94%
20 to 23 Avg + 87%-94%
18 to 20 Avg - 80%-87%
16 to 18 Reach 71%-80%
Less than 16 Low <71%
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High School Class Rank

54% of SUNY Morrisville freshman are in the lower half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted SUNY Morrisville students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 3%
Top 25% of class 12%
Top 50% of class 46%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

SUNY Morrisville admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,763 1,839 3,648
Accepted 1,542 1,603 3,180
Acceptance Rate 87% 87% 87%
Enrolled 203 317 520
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 20% 16%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Fall 2024 Application Deadline

Applications Due

Aug 15, 2024

Days left to Apply

79

Applicants have 79 days left until the Fall 2024 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2024.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to SUNY Morrisville is $50.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to SUNY Morrisville and what student information is used for admission decisions?

SUNY Morrisville Application Requirements
Test Scores Not required for admission, but considered if submitted (Test Optional)
High School GPA Required to be considered for admission
High School Class Rank Not considered for admission, even if submitted
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Recommendations Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Demonstration of Competencies Not considered for admission, even if submitted

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at SUNY Morrisville
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Admission Requirements Summary

Because SUNY Morrisville is lightly competitive to get into, you have a very good chance of acceptance with the right GPA and test scores. If you have a 2.7 GPA, you are almost certain to getting in. Combining this with an SAT score of 960 and ACT of 20 will almost guarantee your admission.

Other Colleges to Apply To 

Students applying to SUNY Morrisville often consider these colleges

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196051 IPEDS survey data for SUNY Morrisville.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into SUNY Morrisville?

87% of those who apply are granted admission to Morrisville. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for SUNY Morrisville?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 860 and 1060. The average SAT score is 960. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for SUNY Morrisville?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 23. The average ACT score is 20. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.