If you want to apply to SUNY Oneonta, the fee for the application costs $50.
Here is an overiew of some of SUNY Oneonta's admissions stats.
|SUNY Oneonta 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||28%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||5%|
These are the application deadlines for State University of New York College at Oneonta.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Early Action||Yes||November 15||December 1|
SUNY Oneonta does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 15. SUNY Oneonta will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 1.
➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
SUNY Oneonta has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine.
What does SUNY Oneonta consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with SUNY Oneonta for more information on admission factors.
To apply to SUNY Oneonta, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with SUNY Oneonta's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to SUNY Oneonta have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
SUNY Oneonta considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
SUNY Oneonta does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 28% of SUNY Oneonta's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 5% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other SUNY Oneonta applicants, you should strive to score between 1086 and 1152 (or higher!) on the SAT. At SUNY Oneonta 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1152 and 25% of scored lower than 1086, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of SUNY Oneonta students scored 578 or higher and 75% of students scored 485 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of SUNY Oneonta students scored 579 or higher, and 75% scored a 485 or higher.
To be most competitive at SUNY Oneonta, you should strive to earn between 18 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for SUNY Oneonta's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for SUNY Oneonta students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to SUNY Oneonta.
Transfer students can enroll in SUNY Oneonta during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to SUNY Oneonta?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to SUNY Oneonta.
Does SUNY Oneonta accept transfer credits?
✅ SUNY Oneonta accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does SUNY Oneonta accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ SUNY Oneonta accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to SUNY Oneonta?
✅ SUNY Oneonta is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is SUNY Oneonta's acceptance rate?
✅ SUNY Oneonta's acceptance rate is 70%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at SUNY Oneonta?
❌ SUNY Oneonta does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into SUNY Oneonta? SUNY Oneonta is a very selective institution. The SUNY Oneonta acceptance rate is 70%. This means that the institution accepts 69 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SUNY Oneonta is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
26 and Above
18 to 26
18 and Less
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At SUNY Oneonta, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.45. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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