Generally, the University at Buffalo is a fairly selective school. Approximately 31,200 applications are received by the school annually. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 56 percent which equals about 17,000 students being accepted to the school. But when the semester begins, about 4,260 students will choose the University at Buffalo as their school of choice. Based on the application data, 50% of the applicants were men while 49% were women, however, after being accepted, only 44 percent of the women chose the University at Buffalo as compared to 55 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to the University at Buffalo when filling out the application. Most often, accepted students have test scores in the range of 24 - 29 for ACT or 1,160 - 1,330 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. the University at Buffalo’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply at the University at Buffalo, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students have the completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
31,196
Male 15,599
Female 15,597

 

Acceptance
17,423
Male 8,948
Female 8,475

 

Enrollment Total
4,263
Male 2,361
Female 1,902


Acceptance Rate
55.9%
Male
57.4%
Female
54.3%

 

Yield
24.5%
Male
26.4%
Female
22.4%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$75



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school rank

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