Can I get into SUNY-ESF? The school has a 54% acceptance rate. Last year, 895 out of 1,651 applicants were admitted making SUNY-ESF a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 33 percent. SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 37% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||570|
|SAT Math 25th||570|
|SAT Composite 25th||1140|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||650|
|SAT Composite 75th||1320|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry?
SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry typically requires applicants to be in the top 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 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 1050. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1230 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 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|
|1320 and Above||Good||>67%|
|1230 to 1320||Avg +||54%-67%|
|1140 to 1230||Avg -||41%-54%|
|1050 to 1140||Reach||29%-41%|
|Less than 1050||Low||<29%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||23|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
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 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 21 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. 50 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|27 and Above||Good||>67%|
|25 to 27||Avg +||54%-67%|
|23 to 25||Avg -||41%-54%|
|21 to 23||Reach||29%-41%|
|Less than 21||Low||<29%|
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 54% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||40%||37%|
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.