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State University of New York at New Paltz

New Paltz, NY, USA
3.48 Average Rating

State University of New York at New Paltz is public higher learning institution in New York State and member of the SUNY system. The school is ranked at #28 in Regional Universities North by U.S. News & World Report and a “Best Northeastern” college by The Princeton Review. Its study abroad program has won the Heiskell Award for Innovation in International Education and students can choose from locations such as Egypt, Taiwan, and Cuba. Psychology, communications, and elementary education are the top fields of study for undergraduates.


Average Net Price
In-State Tuition
Out-of-State Tuition
Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Suburb
In State Students
Out of State Students
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 25
Average SAT Composite: 1124

What Students Are Saying

3.48 Average Rating
new paltz is frequently ranked as one of the best small state universities in the country. it boasts a highly trained intellectual faculty with many years of experience in their fields. the neighboring community is very friendly and open to people from a diversity of backgrounds.
Ekene-Maria from Walden, NY
A relaxed and comfortable atmosphere but the parties are there if you want them. There are challenging courses with great professors, but also easy-get-by ones, SCHEDULE ACCORDINGLY!! A green, pretty campus that is not too big but not too small.
Kellie from Cutchogue, NY

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