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State University of New York at New Paltz Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1 Hawk Drive New Paltz, NY 12561-2443
Phone: (877) 696-7411
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State University of New York at New Paltz
  • Located in New Paltz, NY
  • Public
  • 7,754 students enrolled
  • 37% admitted
  • $5,870 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • kayla from bronx, ny
  • Aug-02-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    have fun your first year. yes there are core classes that you must take but space them out, try new classes, and enjoy the various activities that they offer!

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  • Luis from Newburgh, NY
  • Jan-26-2016 I am a current student here

    Be ready for a stress reduced environment where all opinions count. Enjoy the scenery and the warmth of small town life day and night. Do not limit your diet to the student cafeteria, explore beyond!

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  • Emmitt from Bronx, NY
  • Oct-21-2015 I am a current student here

    Come to SUNY New Paltz with an open mind, just like I did. It is amazing how many great people you meet in such a short amount of time. If you think that you will come here and not make any friends or whatever, then you are wrong. Within the first weeks of classes, you already have a friend or two that you click with. Remember to have fun, but work harder. You will see how great of a campus New Paltz really is. You'll also fall in love with the town of New Paltz; so many great Dine-Ins and spots for delicious food. Everything goes hand in hand up here in New Paltz; it would be impossible not to find something that peaks your interest within a week of being here.

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