State University of New York at New PaltzSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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New Paltz, New York Public Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$8,502

Avg in-state tuition

$18,412

Avg out-of-state tuition

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About State University of New York at New Paltz

State University of New York at New Paltz is a medium-sized public university located on a suburban campus in New Paltz, New York. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 7,757, and admissions are very selective, with an acceptance rate of 45%. The university offers 64 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 77%, and a student-faculty ratio of 16:1. Tuition and fees for in-state students are $8,502, while tuition and fees for out-of-state students are $18,412.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

45% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 45%

Retention Rate 85%

Graduation Rate 77%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1090-1280

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 23-28

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of between 5,000 and 15,000 students.

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64%

Female Student Population

16:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

8k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

60%

Hispanic

20%

Black

6%

Asian

5%

Unknown

4%

Two or more races

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

3%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

40% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

40%

State Grant Aid

60%

Institution Grant Aid

64%

Pell Grant

40%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,345
State Grant Aid $4,539
Institution Grant Aid $2,066
Pell Grant Aid $4,796
Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.