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Applying to SUNY Cobleskill

At SUNY Cobleskill, our philosophy regarding admissions is simple. It should be as uncomplicated, transparent and efficient as possible. To that end, we keep every required step of the process both easy to understand and easy to fulfill, and we are readily available to answer any questions or address any concerns that you might have.



When you're ready to apply to SUNY Cobleskill, you can do so using either the Common Application or the SUNY Application option. (Please complete and submit only one). A $50 non-refundable fee is required with either option.


Apply using the Common Application       Apply using the SUNY Application


Required Materials

Applicants must provide:

  • A completed application
  • A non-refundable $50 application fee
  • An official high school transcript/TASC scores/official college-level high school course transcripts


Recommended Materials

We strongly suggest that applicants also provide: 

  • Reference letters from teachers, employers, counselors, etc.
  • A personal essay or letter written by you highlighting something about yourself that you believe to be important and relevant, but that your grades and scores alone may not convey 

Academic Requirements

A minimum high school GPA of 75 is required.


Additional Academic Considerations:

  • Certain academic programs require a GPA of 80 or above. Please contact the Office of Admissions for more information.
  • Certain academic programs require two or more years of math and science coursework. Please contact the Office of Admissions for more information.
  • Test Optional: SUNY has temporarily suspended SAT/ACT testing requirements for students applying for admission to a SUNY bachelor's degree-granting college through the fall 2023, spring 2024, and summer 2024 terms.


    SUNY has extended the current test optional policy past summer 2024. 


The Application Process, Step by Step

Once you’ve been accepted, visit our Accepted Students page to see a detailed list of everything you need to know and do before you arrive on campus.


Additional Admissions Procedures

International, EOP, and part time/non-matriculated students may follow a different application process or have additional steps. View information about each type of admissions procedure:


International Students        EOP Students        Part-Time/Non-Matriculated Students

Transfer Students     Readmission