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 4
Science 2 3
Foreign Language 2 3
Social Studies 3 4
Academic Electives 3 5
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some January 15
SAT Only Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Considered if submitted January 15
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
4400 University Drive
Fairfax
VA
22030
Phone
(888) 627-6612
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
$70
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 15, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
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 some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
3 recommended for all freshmen
Other
Audition for dance and music, portfolio for art and visual technology and computer game design, interview and audition or portfolio for theater 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
Academic GPA X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
First Generation to Attend College X
Ethnicity X
Interview X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Essay X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
87% of 19,554 applicants were admitted
Women
89% of 9,916 applicants were admitted
Men
84% of 9,638 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,895 (29%) of 16,962 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,375 (27%) of 8,830 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,520 (31%) of 8,132 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
1,379
Students Accepting Wait List Position
874
Students Admitted From Wait List
308
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
39%
3.50 - 3.74
28%
3.25 - 3.49
21%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
2%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 605 average, 550-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
14%
Score of 600 - 700
37%
Score of 500 - 600
44%
Score of 400 - 500
5%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 610 average, 560-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
11%
Score of 600 - 700
47%
Score of 500 - 600
38%
Score of 400 - 500
4%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
27 average, 24-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
26%
Score of 24 - 29
52%
Score of 18 - 23
21%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 15%
Top quarter: 44%
Top half: 81%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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