Class Stats

Upstate Medical University Student Speaker Dan Harris Sings American Pie

Match Stats 2005-2009

The chart below shows, over the past five years, the percentage of medical school graduates who successfully match with residency programs. SUNY Upstate's match rate has exceeded the national average nine out of the past 10 years and every year since 2005.

Match Rates

  2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Upstate 95.0 98.0 97.0 96.4 95.2
National 93.7 93.7 93.4 94.2 93.1

Class of 2013 Profile

Applicants 4,934

  • New York state residents 2,118
  • Out-of-state residents 2,816
  • Women 2,426
  • Men 2,508

Entering Class 165

  • New York state residents 149
  • Out-of-state residents 16
  • Women 77
  • Men 88
  • Underrepresented minorities 20
  • Age at time of entry 21 to 42
  • Average age at time of entry 23.60

Average Undergraduate GPAs

  • Total GPA 3.63
  • Science GPA 3.59
  • Non-science GPA 3.70

Average MCAT Scores

  • Biological Sciences 10.55
  • Physical Sciences 10.57
  • Verbal Reasoning 9.96

Undergraduate Colleges Attended (approx. 77) Include:

  • Binghamton University
  • Bryn Mawr
  • Bucknell University
  • Colgate University
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth College
  • George Washington University
  • Hamilton College
  • LeMoyne College
  • McGill University
  • Middlebury College
  • New York University
  • Pennsylvania State University
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • SUNY Geneseo, Buffalo, Stony Brook
  • Swarthmore College
  • Syracuse University
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • University of Notre Dame
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • Williams College

Match Day

medical students Juneyoung Yi and Shiu-Chung Au

Upstate medical students Juneyoung Yi (right) and Shiu-Chung Au embrace at Match Day 2009. Yi was matched with Upstate for a neurosurgery residency, while Au was matched at Shattuck Hospital in Boston.