Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma or equivalent is not required
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 3
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 3
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
Box 90586
Durham
NC
27708
Fax
(919) 681-8941
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 4, 2022
Application Fee
$85
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 4, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Not reported
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted, supplemental forms required
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Other
Audition tape for dance, drama, or music; slides of work for art recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Academic GPA X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
First Generation to Attend College X
Geographic Residence X
Essay X
Interview X
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
9% of 35,767 applicants were admitted
Women
9% of 18,497 applicants were admitted
Men
9% of 17,270 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,784 (56%) of 3,189 admitted students enrolled
Women
923 (57%) of 1,611 admitted students enrolled
Men
861 (55%) of 1,578 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
Not Reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not Reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not Reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not Reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not Reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not Reported
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 770 average, 740-800 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
88.6%
Score of 600 - 700
8.7%
Score of 500 - 600
2.5%
Score of 400 - 500
0.2%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
SAT EBRW: 740 average, 710-770 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
83.6%
Score of 600 - 700
14.4%
Score of 500 - 600
1.7%
Score of 400 - 500
0.3%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
34 average, 33-35 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
93.1%
Score of 24 - 29
5.9%
Score of 18 - 23
0.8%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0.2%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 95%
Top quarter: 98%
Top half: 100%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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