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 recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 4
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Considered if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: No policy as of now, ACT: No policy as of now
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
4380 Main Street
Amherst
NY
14226-3592
Phone
(800) 462-7652
Fax
(716) 839-8516
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$25
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 required for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Very Important
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
49% of 3,529 applicants were admitted
Women
51% of 2,464 applicants were admitted
Men
45% of 1,065 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
634 (36%) of 1,744 admitted students enrolled
Women
448 (36%) of 1,260 admitted students enrolled
Men
186 (38%) of 484 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
36%
3.50 - 3.74
38%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
5%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 562 average, 520-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
4.5%
Score of 600 - 700
29.2%
Score of 500 - 600
48.2%
Score of 400 - 500
15.7%
Score of 300 - 400
2.1%
Score of 200 - 300
0.3%
SAT EBRW: 563 average, 520-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1.8%
Score of 600 - 700
27.4%
Score of 500 - 600
51.2%
Score of 400 - 500
18.1%
Score of 300 - 400
1.5%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24 average, 21-27 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
8.9%
Score of 24 - 29
43.5%
Score of 18 - 23
45.2%
Score of 12 - 17
2.4%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 24%
Top quarter: 58%
Top half: 88%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported