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Colleges / University at Albany, State University of New York

University at Albany, State University of New York

Albany, NY 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate68%
Acceptance Rate68%

About UAlbany

SUNY Albany is a public, state school in the suburb of Albany, New York. UAlbany was founded in 1844. The college enrolls around 17,075 students a year, including 13,654 undergrads.

UAlbany Acceptance Rate 2022

It is very difficult to get into UAlbany. The acceptance rate at UAlbany is 68%. In 2022, 14,458 out of 21,265 total applicants were accepted.

SUNY Albany Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 68%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 89%
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 89%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 15%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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College Info

1400 Washington Avenue Albany, NY 12222-0001

Campus Setting: Suburban

UAlbany Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jun 1

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to UAlbany is Jun 1.

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

UAlbany SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

540 - 640


Reading SAT Range

550 - 640

UAlbany Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at UAlbany is like? There are approximately 17,075 students enrolled at UAlbany, including 13,654 undergraduate students and 3,421 graduate students. 86% percent of students attend school full-time, 96% percent are from NY and 4% percent of students are from other states.


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Fall Freshmen
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Feb 1
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