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
History 2
Academic Electives 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some March 1
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Required for some March 1
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for admission, ACT: Used for admission
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
6000 J Street
Sacramento
CA
95819
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
November 30, 2021
Application Fee
$55
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
November 30, 2021
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Application Form
Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X
Class Rank X
Interview X
State Residency X
Relation with Alumnus X
Ethnicity X
Geographic Residence X
Recommendations X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
82% of 27,576 applicants were admitted
Women
84% of 16,180 applicants were admitted
Men
79% of 11,396 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
7,983 (35%) of 22,685 admitted students enrolled
Women
4,582 (34%) of 13,627 admitted students enrolled
Men
3,401 (38%) of 9,058 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
3,994
Students Accepting Wait List Position
3,964
Students Admitted From Wait List
3,947
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
14%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
22%
2.50 - 2.99
27%
2.00 - 2.49
2%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 520 average, 470-570 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1.8%
Score of 600 - 700
13.1%
Score of 500 - 600
47.9%
Score of 400 - 500
31.7%
Score of 300 - 400
5.4%
Score of 200 - 300
0.1%
SAT EBRW: 520 average, 470-570 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
0.8%
Score of 600 - 700
16.1%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
35.1%
Score of 300 - 400
3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
19 average, 16-22 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
1.4%
Score of 24 - 29
16.2%
Score of 18 - 23
47%
Score of 12 - 17
35.2%
Score of 6 - 11
0.2%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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