New York Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

List of Colleges by Acceptance Rate

Below is a ranking of the 252 colleges in New York with the lowest acceptance rate for freshman undergraduate applications. Columbia University in the City of New York leads the list by accepting 6% of high school students that applied.

Data is reported for the 2018/19 academic year by the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics.

List of New York Colleges Ranked by Lowest Acceptance Rate
College Acceptance Rate
C

New York, NY

6%
J

New York, NY

8%
C

Ithaca, NY

11%
A

West Point, New York

11%
B

New York, NY

14%
C

New York, NY

16%
N

New York, NY

20%
H

Clinton, NY

21%
N

New York, NY

22%
A

New York, NY

24%
C

Hamilton, NY

25%
V

Poughkeepsie, NY

25%
S

Saratoga Springs, NY

27%
R

Rochester, NY

29%
P

Jackson Heights, NY

30%
S

Utica, New York

33%
H

New York, NY

36%
M

New York, NY

38%
B

New York, NY

39%
U

Schenectady, NY

39%