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Utica College
Utica, NY
Utica, founded in 1946, is a private college. Its 138-acre campus is located in Utica, 50 miles east of Syracuse.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,550
   Women 2,174 (61.2%)
   Men 1,376 (38.8%)
Graduate Students 1,569
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 82% of 5,419 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered Yes
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.10
SAT Math 509 average
460-570 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 502 average
450-550 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 20-25 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 $34,682
  Tuition and Fees $19,996
  Room and Board $10,434
Average Percent of Need Met 59%
Average Freshman Award $14,292
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 141
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 21% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 28% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
Utica Population 61,808
Nearest Metropolitan Area  
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 79% of freshmen, 35% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Pioneer
Sororities 2% of women participate
Fraternities 2% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.5% American Indian/Alaskan Native
3.2% Asian
12.4% Black/African-American
9.7% Hispanic/Latino
2.4% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.1% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
68.1% White
3.5% Unknown
International Students 1.3% from 28 countries
First-Year Students Returning 75.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 33.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported