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Ithaca College

Ithaca, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate75%

About Ithaca College

Ithaca College is a private college in the town of Ithaca, New York. Ithaca College was founded in 1892. The college enrolls around 5,054 students per year, including 4,619 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Ithaca College

It is moderately difficult to get into Ithaca College. In 2022, Ithaca College accepted 75% of applicants. In 2022, 9,359 out of 12,446 total applicants were accepted.

Ithaca College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 94%
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 94%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 27.8%

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Ithaca College is located in Ithaca, New York, near Syracuse.

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College Info

953 Danby Road Ithaca, NY 14850

Campus Setting: Small Town

Ithaca College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ithaca College is Feb 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ithaca College is Mar 1.

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Ithaca College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1213 - 1360


Math SAT Range

590 - 680


Reading SAT Range

613 - 700

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1360 and Above


1213 to 1360


1213 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Ithaca College students is 1287. Applicants with SAT scores of 1360 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Ithaca College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1213 to 1360 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1213 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Ithaca College.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Ithaca College is like? There are approximately 5,054 students enrolled at Ithaca College, including 4,619 undergraduate students and 435 graduate students. 96% percent of students attend school full-time, 43% percent are from NY and 57% percent of students are from other states.


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