Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 1
History 1
Academic Electives 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 15
SAT Only Not used if submitted January 15
ACT Only Not used if submitted January 15
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted January 15
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for placement, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
100 Campus Center
Seaside
CA
93955-8001
Fax
(831) 582-3540
Application Dates & Fees
Application Fee
$70
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
75% of 12,327 applicants were admitted
Women
78% of 7,872 applicants were admitted
Men
71% of 4,444 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,455 (16%) of 9,272 admitted students enrolled
Women
875 (14%) of 6,123 admitted students enrolled
Men
580 (18%) of 3,149 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
17%
3.50 - 3.74
17%
3.25 - 3.49
25%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
18%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 520 average, 470-570 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
14%
Score of 500 - 600
50%
Score of 400 - 500
30%
Score of 300 - 400
5%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 545 average, 490-600 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
23%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
27%
Score of 300 - 400
2%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
20 average, 17-23 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
4%
Score of 24 - 29
17%
Score of 18 - 23
47%
Score of 12 - 17
31%
Score of 6 - 11
1%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 12%
Top quarter: 44%
Top half: 86%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported