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Finger Lakes Community College

Canandaigua, NY 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate81%
Acceptance Rate81%

About Finger Lakes Community College

Finger Lakes Community College Overview

Finger Lakes Community College is a public, state school in a small town setting in Canandaigua, New York. Finger Lakes Community College was founded in 1965 and enrolls 6,521 undergrads and no graduate students. Finger Lakes Community College provides housing for up to 352 students. Most students live in off campus housing.

📆 Mark your calendar! The final application deadline for Fall 2023 is August 25.

Student Activities at Finger Lakes Community College

Interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Finger Lakes Community College's theater groups.

Finger Lakes Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Finger Lakes Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Finger Lakes Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Finger Lakes Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $4,968
Out-of-State $5,956

Is Finger Lakes Community College a Good School?


The definition of a "good school" can mean different things for different people. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how competitive an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a clearer view of what Finger Lakes Community College offers and if the college could be a good choice for you.

Finger Lakes Community College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not competitive to get into Finger Lakes Community College. The acceptance rate at Finger Lakes Community College is 81%. Last year, 2,601 students applied to Finger Lakes Community College and 2,103 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Finger Lakes Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes for Finger Lakes Community College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Finger Lakes Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Finger Lakes Community College

Tuition cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Finger Lakes Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Finger Lakes Community College.

Based on this information, how does Finger Lakes Community College sound? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Finger Lakes Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Finger Lakes Community College?

Finger Lakes Community College is located in the small town setting of Canandaigua, New York, in the suburbs of Rochester.

If you would like to see Finger Lakes Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take New York State Thruway to Canandaigua, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Greater Rochester International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Finger Lakes Community College and Canandaigua are like without leaving home.

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College Info

3325 Marvin Sands Drive Canandaigua, NY 14424-8395

Campus Setting: Small Town

Finger Lakes Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 25

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 25

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Finger Lakes Community College is Aug 25.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Finger Lakes Community College is Aug 25.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Finger Lakes Community College ACT Scores

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Finger Lakes Community College SAT Scores

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Finger Lakes Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$15,503

In State

$17,864

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,722
$7,083
Fees
$574
$574
Housing
$10,207
$10,207
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Finger Lakes Community College is like? There are approximately 6,521 students enrolled at Finger Lakes Community College. 40% percent of students attend school full-time.

40%

Full Time

60%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,521

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

81%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$5,296

Out-of-State

$7,657

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 25
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