The 15 Best SUNY Schools

We ranked the 15 best SUNY schools (State University of New York school system) to help our students in the great Empire State find the colleges that are right for them! This SUNY schools ranking is based on our 2018 Best Colleges list.

Rank School Name Niche Overall Grade Acceptance Rate SAT Range Academics Grade Net Price Total Students
Rank 1
Niche Overall Grade A
Acceptance Rate 52%
SAT Range 1120-1300
Academics Grade A
Net Price $17,813
Total Students 1,726
Rank 2
Niche Overall Grade A-
Acceptance Rate 60%
SAT Range 1060-1260
Academics Grade A-
Net Price $15,306
Total Students 18,452
Rank 3
Niche Overall Grade A-
Acceptance Rate 42.5%
SAT Range 1230-1383
Academics Grade A
Net Price $16,081
Total Students 13,054
Rank 4
Niche Overall Grade A-
Acceptance Rate 41%
SAT Range 1150-1380
Academics Grade A
Net Price $13,503
Total Students 15,714
Rank 5
School Name SUNY Geneseo
Niche Overall Grade B+
Acceptance Rate 72.7%
SAT Range 1100-1290
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $16,271
Total Students 5,470
Rank 6
Niche Overall Grade B+
Acceptance Rate 56%
SAT Range 1000-1170
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $14,226
Total Students 12,223
Rank 7
School Name SUNY Maritime College
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 68.3%
SAT Range 1030-1200
Academics Grade B
Net Price $16,813
Total Students 1,630
Rank 8
School Name SUNY New Paltz
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 41.5%
SAT Range 1025-1210
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $13,813
Total Students 6,165
Rank 9
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 48.7%
SAT Range 1000-1170
Academics Grade B
Net Price $15,401
Total Students 5,754
Rank 10
School Name SUNY Oswego
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 51%
SAT Range 1010-1190
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $16,021
Total Students 6,778
Rank 11
School Name SUNY Plattsburgh
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 49.7%
SAT Range 980-1200
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $13,674
Total Students 4,960
Rank 12
School Name SUNY Fredonia
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 59.3%
SAT Range 920-1160
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $15,991
Total Students 4,458
Rank 13
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 52.7%
SAT Range 930-1120
Academics Grade B+
Net Price $14,190
Total Students 6,353
Rank 14
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 44%
SAT Range 910-1080
Academics Grade B
Net Price $8,346
Total Students 6,388
Rank 15
Niche Overall Grade B
Acceptance Rate 56.8%
SAT Range 900-1150
Academics Grade B
Net Price $14,254
Total Students 3,378
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The 15 Best SUNY Schools