The Best New York Colleges for a 3.6 GPA

What New York colleges will likely accept a 3.6 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 3.6 or B+ average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these New York schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of new-york schools and selected 54 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.6. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to filter further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.6 range.

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Displaying 54 target schools where your GPA is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 4 reach schools and 44 safety schools you can consider.

    • SAT Range 1320/1510
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.64
    • Students: 2,969
    • Tuition:$55,870
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 25%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 23%
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    Colgate University

    • SAT Range 1350/1510
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.87*
    • Students: 2,005
    • Tuition:$54,620
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 21%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 12%
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    Hamilton College

    • SAT Range 1310/1510
    • ACT Range 29/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 51,847
    • Tuition:$51,828
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 20%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 20%
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    New York University

    • SAT Range 1370/1510
    • ACT Range 31/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 2,456
    • Tuition:$56,960
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 25%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 17%
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    Vassar College

    • SAT Range 1320/1500
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 11,817
    • Tuition:$53,909
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 29%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 20%
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    University of Rochester

    • SAT Range 1280/1510
    • ACT Range 31/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 952
    • Tuition:$46,700
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 16%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 16%
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    Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art

    • SAT Range 1340/1520
    • ACT Range 30/34
    • Average HS GPA 3.82*
    • Students: 336
    • Tuition:$56,778
      Admissions Standards  Exceptionally High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 47%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 35%
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    Jewish Theological Seminary of America

    • SAT Range 1330/1500
    • ACT Range 29/33
    • Average HS GPA 3.81
    • Students: 7,895
    • Tuition:$53,880
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 43%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 32%
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    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    • SAT Range 1220/1400
    • ACT Range 27/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.75*
    • Students: 2,613
    • Tuition:$54,420
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 27%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 21%
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    Skidmore College

    • SAT Range 1310/1440
    • ACT Range 28/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 17,768
    • Tuition:$9,853
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 40%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 40%
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    SUNY at Binghamton

    • SAT Range 1250/1430
    • ACT Range 28/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.59
    • Students: 16,515
    • Tuition:$52,687
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 46%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 47%
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    Fordham University

    • SAT Range 1190/1360
    • ACT Range 27/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.49
    • Students: 2,522
    • Tuition:$54,846
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 46%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 52%
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    St Lawrence University

    • SAT Range 1180/1370
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 22,803
    • Tuition:$51,853
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 50%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 50%
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    Syracuse University

    • SAT Range 1230/1420
    • ACT Range 26/31
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 26,256
    • Tuition:$9,625
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 42%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 31%
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    Stony Brook University

    • SAT Range 1240/1420
    • ACT Range 27/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 1,709
    • Tuition:$55,900
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 56%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 56%
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    Sarah Lawrence College

    • SAT Range 1140/1400
    • ACT Range 22/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.51
    • Students: 6,479
    • Tuition:$43,500
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 60%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 65%
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    Yeshiva University

    • SAT Range 1150/1340
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.32
    • Students: 2,241
    • Tuition:$55,255
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 72%
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    Hobart William Smith Colleges

    • SAT Range 1090/1270
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.57*
    • Students: 7,608
    • Tuition:$8,254
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 41%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 43%
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    State University of New York at New Paltz

    • SAT Range 1050/1310
    • ACT Range 25/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.63
    • Students: 5,015
    • Tuition:$51,870
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 49%
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    Pratt Institute Main

    • SAT Range 1150/1360
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.59*
    • Students: 10,544
    • Tuition:$49,064
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 57%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 58%
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    The New School

    • SAT Range 1200/1400
    • ACT Range 27/32
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 16,463
    • Tuition:$42,345
      Admissions Standards  Extremely High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 66%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 66%
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    Rochester Institute of Technology

    • SAT Range 1120/1300
    • ACT Range 24/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 5,612
    • Tuition:$8,651
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 65%
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    SUNY at Geneseo

    • SAT Range 1050/1300
    • ACT Range 19/23
    • Average HS GPA 3.39
    • Students: 537
    • Tuition:$24,834
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 22%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 32%
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    New York School of Interior Design

    • SAT Range 1120/1310
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.8
    • Students: 2,220
    • Tuition:$8,874
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg -
    • Acceptance Rate 61%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 49%
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    SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry

    • SAT Range 1160/1350
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.56
    • Students: 4,274
    • Tuition:$49,444
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 73%
    • SAT Range 1150/1330
    • ACT Range 24/30
    • Average HS GPA 3.51
    • Students: 10,871
    • Tuition:$45,700
      Admissions Standards  Very High Standards
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 63%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 68%
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    Hofstra University

    • SAT Range 1100/1260
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 17,944
    • Tuition:$10,011
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 52%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 58%
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    SUNY at Albany

    • SAT Range 1080/1270
    • ACT Range 23/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.42
    • Students: 3,356
    • Tuition:$34,625
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 69%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 77%
    • SAT Range 1120/1310
    • ACT Range 24/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.63*
    • Students: 554
    • Tuition:$36,450
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 52%
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    The King's College

    • SAT Range 1130/1310
    • ACT Range 24/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.7
    • Students: 1,331
    • Tuition:$35,105
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 72%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 67%
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    Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

    • SAT Range 1080/1250
    • ACT Range 22/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 3,712
    • Tuition:$34,310
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 64%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 69%
    • SAT Range 1060/1200
    • ACT Range 22/25
    • Average HS GPA 3.42*
    • Students: 6,858
    • Tuition:$8,536
      Admissions Standards  Moderate Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 44%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 55%
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    SUNY College at Cortland

    • SAT Range 910/1180
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 6,543
    • Tuition:$8,421
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 51%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 51%
    • SAT Range 1010/1230
    • ACT Range 20/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.39
    • Students: 1,739
    • Tuition:$31,568
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 75%
    • SAT Range 1070/1260
    • ACT Range 23/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.56
    • Students: 4,232
    • Tuition:$42,608
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 75%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 77%
    • SAT Range 1070/1240
    • ACT Range 21/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 7,986
    • Tuition:$8,440
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 60%
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    SUNY College at Oswego

    • SAT Range 1080/1270
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 8,146
    • Tuition:$38,740
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 74%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 78%
    • SAT Range 1070/1270
    • ACT Range 23/29
    • Average HS GPA 3.4
    • Students: 21,635
    • Tuition:$41,760
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 73%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 81%
    • SAT Range 1000/1350
    • ACT Range 20/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.44*
    • Students: 3,023
    • Tuition:$8,238
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 73%
    • SAT Range 1050/1270
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 3,244
    • Tuition:$28,488
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 79%
    • SAT Range 1010/1230
    • ACT Range 21/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 471
    • Tuition:$40,700
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 79%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 83%
    • SAT Range 1050/1270
    • ACT Range 22/28
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 7,173
    • Tuition:$36,890
      Admissions Standards  Difficult Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 76%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 80%
    • SAT Range 1080/1260
    • ACT Range 22/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.48*
    • Students: 1,734
    • Tuition:$8,283
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 72%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 77%
    • SAT Range 1020/1200
    • ACT Range 22/26
    • Average HS GPA 3.4
    • Students: 3,763
    • Tuition:$33,180
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 87%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 91%
    • SAT Range 1060/1220
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 19,746
    • Tuition:$7,338
      Admissions Standards  Average Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 48%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 48%
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    CUNY Queens College

    • SAT Range 1030/1220
    • ACT Range 21/27
    • Average HS GPA 3.39*
    • Students: 2,063
    • Tuition:$33,778
      Admissions Standards  Challenging Requirements
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 78%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 85%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 2,197
    • Tuition:$55,290
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 39%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 45%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 2,207
    • Tuition:$54,680
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 65%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 70%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.6
    • Students: 2,218
    • Tuition:$47,090
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 70%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 70%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 3,221
    • Tuition:$36,975
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 80%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 83%
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    Siena College

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.62
    • Students: 2,574
    • Tuition:$28,580
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 54%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 53%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 11,800
    • Tuition:$19,870
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 71%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 76%
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    Touro College

    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.53
    • Students: 1,001
    • Tuition:$32,488
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg
    • Acceptance Rate 95%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 96%
    • SAT Range N/A
    • ACT Range N/A
    • Average HS GPA 3.5
    • Students: 3,983
    • Tuition:$32,574
    • Your 3.6 GPA  Avg +
    • Acceptance Rate 87%
    • Estimated Admission Chance 89%