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State University of New York College at Oneonta
Oneonta, NY
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Institution Type Public
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 5,852
   Women 3,448 (58.9%)
   Men 2,404 (41.1%)
Graduate Students 171
Entrance Difficulty Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate 43% of 12,338 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline April 1
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.60
SAT Math 569 average
520-600 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 548 average
500-580 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 25 average
22-26 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance In-state: $23,732
Out-of-state: $33,582
  Tuition and Fees In-state: $7,962
Out-of-state: $17,812
  Room and Board $12,386
Average Percent of Need Met 62%
Average Freshman Award $9,936
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 258
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 8% of classes
10-19 students: 22% of classes
20-29 students: 40% of classes
30-39 students: 12% of classes
40-49 students: 11% of classes
50-99 students: 6% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Oneonta Population  13,840 
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 98% of freshmen, 57% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Dragon
Sororities 6.7% of women participate
Fraternities 6% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
1.6% Asian
2.8% Black/African-American
4.4% Hispanic/Latino
4.8% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
83.2% White
3.0% Unknown
International Students 1.8% from 17 countries
First-Year Students Returning 84.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 53.0%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 27.0%