New York Public Colleges

List of Public Colleges and Universities in New York

There are 75 public colleges and universities in New York enrolling 689,314 students. Explore the list below to find the public college match for you. Public college tend to be larger in size and more affordable than private schools when attended by students with New York state residency. New York is home to popular nationally ranked public schools like Stony Brook University, SUNY at Binghamton, SUNY at Albany and University at Buffalo.

75 results found

Stony Brook University
S
Stony Brook, NY
Stony Brook University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#3 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 26,256enrollment
  • $14,330net price
  • 42%acceptance rate
  • 1230-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
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SUNY at Binghamton
B
Vestal, NY
SUNY at Binghamton

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#2 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 17,768enrollment
  • $16,775net price
  • 40%acceptance rate
  • 1310-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
SUNY at Albany
A
Albany, NY
SUNY at Albany

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#9 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 17,944enrollment
  • $16,100net price
  • 52%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
University at Buffalo
U
Buffalo, NY
University at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

#18 Best Public Universities in America

  • 31,503enrollment
  • $16,120net price
  • 56%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1330SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
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CUNY Hunter College
H
New York, NY
CUNY Hunter College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#8 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 23,202enrollment
  • $5,215net price
  • 36%acceptance rate
  • 1150-1330SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice
J
New York, NY
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#26 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 15,394enrollment
  • $4,891net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • 980-1140SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.72Avg GPA
CUNY Queens College
Q
Flushing, NY
CUNY Queens College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 19,746enrollment
  • $4,739net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1220SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
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CUNY City College
C
New York, NY
CUNY City College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 16,043enrollment
  • $4,164net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1270SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College
B
New York, NY
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 18,029enrollment
  • $4,544net price
  • 39%acceptance rate
  • 1220-1390SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA
United States Military Academy
A
West Point, New York
United States Military Academy

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 4,589enrollment
  • -net price
  • 11%acceptance rate
  • 1140-1350SAT range
  • 27-33ACT range
  • 3.6*Avg GPA
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SUNY at Purchase College
P
Purchase, NY
SUNY at Purchase College

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#15 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 4,234enrollment
  • $18,142net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1270SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
SUNY College at Brockport
B
Brockport, NY
SUNY College at Brockport

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 8,287enrollment
  • $14,960net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • 1020-1180SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.06Avg GPA
Fashion Institute of Technology
F
New York, NY
Fashion Institute of Technology

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 8,767enrollment
  • $10,389net price
  • 53%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA
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SUNY at Geneseo
G
Geneseo, NY
SUNY at Geneseo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 5,612enrollment
  • $16,958net price
  • 65%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1300SAT range
  • 24-28ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
SUNY College at Buffalo
B
Buffalo, NY
SUNY College at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#27 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 9,118enrollment
  • $12,594net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 860-1040SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
CUNY Brooklyn College
B
Brooklyn, NY
CUNY Brooklyn College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 18,161enrollment
  • $4,144net price
  • 44%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
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Farmingdale State College
F
Farmingdale, NY
Farmingdale State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#23 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 9,970enrollment
  • $8,364net price
  • 46%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1160SAT range
  • 20-24ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
CUNY LaGuardia Community College
L
Long Island City, NY
CUNY LaGuardia Community College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 19,300enrollment
  • $6,670net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA