84 Popular New York Colleges with High Acceptance Rates

2022 New York Colleges : Easy to Get Into

CollegeSimply has compiled this list of four-year New York colleges that have acceptance rates over 75%. These are schools where you have a very high chance of getting into if your GPA, SAT and ACT scores meet their admission criteria. Acceptance isn't guaranteed, but they are good candidates for your list of safety schools. These colleges are ranked by popularity of views on CollegeSimply.com.

See also, the best New York colleges with high acceptance rates and the highest acceptance rate colleges in New York.


84 results

St John's University New York
S
Queens, NY
St John's University New York

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

75% Acceptance Rate

#27 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 20,143enrollment
  • $26,771net price
  • 1080-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Culinary Institute of America
C
Hyde Park, NY
Culinary Institute of America

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

97% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 3,231enrollment
  • $31,583net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.08Avg GPA

Pace University New York
P
New York, NY
Pace University New York

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

83% Acceptance Rate

#32 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 12,835enrollment
  • $32,886net price
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 2.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 15

Iona College
I
New Rochelle, NY
Iona College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

86% Acceptance Rate

#37 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 3,590enrollment
  • $29,103net price
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.0Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 15

Adelphi University
A
Garden City, NY
 
Adelphi University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

75% Acceptance Rate

#24 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 7,584enrollment
  • $29,821net price
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 1

Manhattan College
M
Riverdale, NY
Manhattan College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

78% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 3,965enrollment
  • $32,044net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.55Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Ithaca College
I
Ithaca, NY
Ithaca College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

76% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 5,354enrollment
  • $35,904net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Siena College
S
Loudonville, NY
Siena College

Private 4 Year

5 reviews

81% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 3,425enrollment
  • $29,625net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

SUNY College at Buffalo
B
Buffalo, NY
SUNY College at Buffalo

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

80% Acceptance Rate

#27 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 8,339enrollment
  • $13,400net price
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.86Avg GPA

Clarkson University
C
Potsdam, NY
Clarkson University

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

78% Acceptance Rate

#23 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 4,025enrollment
  • $30,308net price
  • 1150-1350SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA

Applications Due Jan 15

Long Island University C W Post Campus
L
Brookville, NY
Long Island University C W Post Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

85% Acceptance Rate

#29 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 15,066enrollment
  • $25,031net price
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA

Morrisville State College
M
Morrisville, NY
 
Morrisville State College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

77% Acceptance Rate

#28 Best Public Universities in New York

  • 2,486enrollment
  • $18,198net price
  • 860-1060SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 2.6Avg Weighted GPA

Le Moyne College
L
Syracuse, NY
Le Moyne College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

75% Acceptance Rate

#26 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 3,409enrollment
  • $23,937net price
  • 1060-1250SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

CUNY College of Staten Island
C
Staten Island, NY
CUNY College of Staten Island

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 12,797enrollment
  • $6,494net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.13Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

College of Mount Saint Vincent
M
Bronx, NY
College of Mount Saint Vincent

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

93% Acceptance Rate

#44 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 2,663enrollment
  • $20,778net price
  • 910-1090SAT range
  • 17-22ACT range
  • 3.14Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Jun 1

Mercy College
M
Dobbs Ferry, NY
Mercy College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

82% Acceptance Rate

#45 Best Private Colleges in New York

  • 9,547enrollment
  • $15,721net price
  • 930-1110SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.12Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Long Island University Brooklyn Campus
L
Brooklyn, NY
Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

100% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 6,982enrollment
  • $26,771net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

CUNY Medgar Evers College
M
Brooklyn, NY
CUNY Medgar Evers College

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

78% Acceptance Rate

 

  • 5,237enrollment
  • $7,090net price
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 2.7Avg GPA