Overview

Applicants
5,656
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average HS GPA
3.08

GPA Breakdown

13%
Over 3.75
14%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
22%
3.00 - 3.24
18%
2.50 - 2.99
16%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
1.00 - 1.99

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Test Scores

SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
500 - 590
SAT Math
25th-75th percentile
(enrolled students)
480 - 590
ACT Composite
25th-75th percentile (enrolled students)
20 - 26

Testing Policies


ACT Writing Policy
ACT with or without Writing accepted

SAT Essay Policy
SAT with or without Writing accepted

Deadlines

Early Decision — November 15

Early Decision II — November 15

Early Action — November 15


Other Admission Factors

Academic

Rigor of Secondary School Record
Academic GPA

Selectivity Rating


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Faculty and Class Information

Student/Faculty
13:1
Total Faculty
452
with Terminal Degree
175

265
Women
187
Men
37
Minority
5
International

Most frequent class size
10 - 19
Most frequent lab / sub section size
2 - 9

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
35%
Graduate in 5 years
47%
Graduate in 6 years
49%

Majors

  • AGRICULTURE, AGRICULTURE OPERATIONS, AND RELATED SCIENCES.

  • Animal Sciences.

  • BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES.

  • Biochemistry.
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General.

  • BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES.

  • Accounting.
  • Business/Commerce, General.
  • Business/Managerial Economics.
  • Construction Management.

  • COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Communication and Media Studies.
  • Communication, General.

  • EDUCATION.

  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching.
  • Education, General.
  • Elementary Education and Teaching.
  • Secondary Education and Teaching.
  • Special Education and Teaching, General.

  • ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS.

  • English Language and Literature, General.

  • FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS.

  • Foreign Languages and Literatures, General.

  • HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

  • Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General.
  • Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other.
  • Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management.
  • Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy.

  • HISTORY.

  • History, General.

  • HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES.

  • Corrections and Criminal Justice, Other.
  • Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism.

  • LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES, GENERAL STUDIES AND HUMANITIES.

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies.

  • MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS.

  • Mathematics, General.

  • PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES.

  • Philosophy.

  • PHYSICAL SCIENCES.

  • Chemistry, General.
  • Physics, General.

  • PSYCHOLOGY.

  • Psychology, General.

  • SOCIAL SCIENCES.

  • Economics, General.
  • International Relations and Affairs.
  • Political Science and Government, General.
  • Sociology.


Degrees

Bachelor's
Certificate
Doctoral/Professional
Master's
Post-Bachelor's certificate

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

Notable Faculty


Prominent Alumni


Mr. Andrew E. Rubin '86
Technology Pioneer/Innovator

Mr. John M. McHugh '70
Secretary of the Army, USA

Mr. Robert C. Flaherty '81
CEO & President, Ketchum

Mrs. Nancy E. Scott '75
President & CEO, Powertek Corporation

Mr. Richard M. Jones '92
Executive Vice President, General Tax Counsel, Chief Veteran Officer, CBS

Mr. Kenneth J. Taubes '80
Executive VP and Chief Investment Officer, Pioneer Investments

Ms. Theresa A. Pauling '80
Chief Counsel, Immigration & Customs, U.S. Dept of Homeland Security

Graduation Rates

Graduate in 4 years
35%
Graduate in 5 years
47%
Graduate in 6 years
49%

Career Services

On-Campus Job Interviews Available
Yes

Career Services

Alumni Network
Alumni Services
Classes
Interest Inventory
Internships
Opportunities at School

Coop
Experiential
Internship

ROI & Outcomes

Dates

Application Deadlines
Notification Date
Feb 1

Required Forms

FAFSA
State Aid

Financial Aid Statistics

Average Freshman Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$5,043

Average Undergraduate Total Need-Based Gift Aid
$4,805

Average Need-Based Loan
$4,403

Undergraduates who have borrowed through any loan program
87%

Average amount of loan debt per graduate
$31,694

Average amount of each freshman scholarship/grant package
$5,486

Financial aid provided to international students
Yes

Expenses per Academic Year

Tuition
$20,127
Required Fees
$550
Average Cost for Books and Supplies
$1,400

Tuition / Fees Vary by Year of Study
No
Board for Commuters
$5,120
Transportation for Commuters
$1,718

On-Campus Room and Board
$10,828
Comprehensive Fee

Available Aid

Financial Aid Methodology
Federal

Scholarships and Grants

Need-Based
 

Need-Based College/University Scholarship or Grant Aid from Institutional Funds
Need-Based Federal Pell
Need-Based Private Scholarships
Need-Based SEOG
Need-Based State Scholarships

Non-Need-Based
Institutional non-need-based scholarship or grant aid is available

Federal Direct Student Loan Programs
Direct PLUS Loans
Direct Subsidized Stafford Loans
Direct Unsubsidized Stafford Loans

Federal Family Education Loan Programs (FFEL)
Federal Perkins Loans

Is Institutional Employment Available (other than Federal Work Study)
Yes

Direct Lender
No

Overall


Student Body Profile

Total Undergraduate Enrollment
3,685
Foreign Countries Represented
40

Demographics

3.48%
Asian
11.54%
African-American
9.29%
Hispanic
67.20%
Caucasian
4.20%
Unknown
1.22%
International

60% female
40% male
19% are out of state
79% are full time
21% are part time

Overview


Campus Life

Undergrads living on campus
31%
Help finding off-campus housing
Yes

First-Year Students living on campus
72%

Campus Environment
Small Urban

Housing Options

Apartment Single
Disabled Student
Dorms Coed
International Student
Other
Theme Housing

Special Needs Admissions

Program / Service Name
Learning Services Office

Type of Program
For all students with disabilities

Director
Kateri Henkel

College Entrance Tests Required
No

Interview Required
No

Special Need Services Offered

Calculator allowed in exams
Yes

Dictionary allowed in exams
Yes

Computer allowed in exams
Yes

Spellchecker allowed in exams
Yes

Extended test time
Yes

Scribes
Yes

Proctors
Yes

Oral exams
Yes

Notetakers
Yes

Distraction-free environment
Yes

Accommodation for students with ADHD
Yes

Reading machine
Yes

Other assistive technology
Yes

Student Activities

Registered Student Organizations
80
Number of Honor Societies
8

Number of Social Sororities
5
Number of Religious Organizations
3

2% join a fraternity
2% join a sorority

Sports

Athletic Division
Division III

18% participate in intercollegiate sports

Men's Sports (Pioneers)
13 Sports

Baseball
Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Football
Golf
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Women's Sports (Pioneers)
14 Sports

Basketball
Cross Country
Diving
Field Hockey
Ice Hockey
Lacrosse
Soccer
Softball
Swimming
Tennis
Track Field Indoor
Track Field Outdoor
Volleyball
Water Polo

Student Services

Health
Womens Center
LGBT Support Groups: UC Pride Organization

Minority Support Groups
Army ROTC Offered on-campus
Air Force ROTC Offered at cooperating institutions: Syracuse University

Sustainability

71/99

Campus Security Report

Campus Security Report

The Jeanne Clery Act requires colleges and universities to disclose their security policies, keep a public crime log, publish an annual crime report and provide timely warnings to students and campus employees about a crime posing an immediate or ongoing threat to students and campus employees.

Please visit The Princeton Review’s page on campus safety for additional resources: http://www.princetonreview.com/safety

The Princeton Review publishes links directly to each school's Campus Security Reports where available. Applicants can also access all school-specific campus safety information using the Campus Safety and Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool provided by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education: http://ope.ed.gov/security


Other Information

Campus-wide Internet Network
Yes

% of Classrooms with Wireless Internet
95

Fee for Network Use
Yes

Partnerships with Technology Companies
Yes

Personal computer included in tuition for each student
No

Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors
Yes

Description
http://www.utica.edu/academic/iits/compuserservices/

Campus Visits Contact

Contact
Jeffrey Gates
VP for Enrollment Management

Address
Office of Admissions
1600 Burrstone R
Utica, NY 135024892

Phone
3157923006

Email
jtgates@utica.edu

Experience College Life

Most Popular Places On Campus
Strebel Student Center and Lounge
Pioneer Cafe
Clark Athletic Center
Romano Hall Lounge
Library Cafe
New dome, visitors center, and rope course built in 2015.

Most Popular Places Off Campus
Sangertown Mall and Marquee Theatre
Munson-Williams Proctor Institute
Broadway Theatre Lounge
Adirondack State Park
F.X. Matt Brewery

Campus Tours

Campus Visiting Center
M-F
8:30-5:00
3157923006

Campus Tours
Appointment Required: Yes
Dates: Year-round
Times: every half hour
Average Length: 1 hour

On Campus Interview

Campus Interviews
Yes

Information Sessions
Available

Times
anytime

Faculty and Coach Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Advance Notice
1 week

Contact Email Address for Visit
athletics@utica.edu

Class Visits

Dates/Times Available
Year-round

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Overnight Dorm Stays

Overnight Dorm Stays
Available

Arrangements
Contact Admissions Office

Limitations
Accepted Students Only

Transportation

Types of Transportation Available to Campus
Airlines/Airports: Hancock International Airport, 50 miles to the west in Syracuse, offers connections with many major airlines. To reach Utica from Hancock, take I-81 South to I-90 (NYS Thruway) East. Bus Services: Adirondack Trailways, Union Station, Utica, NY 13502, 315-797-2550 Greyhound Bus Lines, 321 Main Street, Utica, NY 13502, 315-735-4471 Utica Transit Authority city bus service, corner of Leland and Wurz Avenues, Utica, NY 13502, 315-797-1121 Train Service: Amtrak, Union Station, 321 Main Street, Utica, NY 13502, 315-797-8962, 1-800-USA RAIL Car Rental Agencies: Avis Rent A Car, Oneida County Airport, Oriskany, NY 13424, 315-768-3140 Enterprise Rent-A-Car, 4946 Commercial Drive, Yorkville, NY 13495, 315-736-0002 Hertz Rent A Car, Oneida County Airport, Oriskany, NY 13424 315-736-5201 Sensible Car Rental, 1430 Lincoln Avenue, Utica, NY 13502, 315-735-3552 Taxi/Limousine Services: A Vintage Limousine Service, 158 Whitesboro Street, Yorkville, NY 13495, 315-768-5466 Brognano Limousine Service, Oneida County Airport, Oriskany, NY 13424, 315-736-9601 Clinton Taxi Cab Company, 2 Norton Avenue, Clinton, NY 13323, 315-853-3355 Courtesy Cab Company, 1005 Thorn Street, Utica, NY 13502, 315-797-7272 Whitesboro Limo Service, 195 Whitesboro Street, Yorkville, NY 13495, 315-736-5221 Yellow Cab Company, 321 Main Street, Utica, NY 13502, 315-735-8511

Driving Instructions to Campus
Utica College is located in Utica, New York, 50 miles east of Syracuse and 90 miles west of Albany. Utica is approximately 4 1/2 hours by car from New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, and Montreal. From points east and west of Utica, travel the New York State Thruway (I-90) to exit 31 (Utica). Follow the signs to Genesee Street South/Downtown Utica, and turn right onto Genesee Street. Take Genesee Street to Burrstone Road and turn right. Follow the signs to the campus. From New York City, take the New York State Thruway I-87 North to I-90 West. See the preceding paragraph for directions from the Thruway. From Pennsylvania and Southern New Jersey, take I-81 North or other connecting routes to Route 12. Follow Route 12 North to Utica. Exit at Burrstone Road West/ Utica College and follow the signs to the campus. From the north, take Route 12 South to Utica. Exit at Burrstone Road/Utica College, and follow the signs to the campus.

Local Accommodations
Best Western, 175 N. Genesee Street, Utica, 315-732-4121 (15 minutes) Holiday Inn, 1777 Burrstone Road, Utica, 1-800-HOLIDAY or 315-797-2131 (5 minutes) Hotel Utica, 102 Lafayette Street, Utica, 315-724-7829 (10 minutes) Iris Stonehouse Bed and Breakfast, 16 Derbyshire Place, Utica,1-800-446-1456 or 315-732-6720 (5 minutes) Motel 6, 150 N. Genesee Street, Utica, 315-797-8743 (15 minutes) Radisson Hotel-Utica Centre, 200 Genesee Street, Utica, 1-800-333-3333 or 315-797-8010 (10 minutes) Ramada Inn, 141 New Hartford Street, New Hartford, 1-800-2-RAMADA or 315-735-3392 (5 minutes) Red Roof Inn, 20 Weaver Street, Utica, 1-800-843-7663 or 315-724-7128 (15 minutes)


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