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 3
Science 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 3
History
Academic Electives
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required Not reported
SAT Only Not reported
ACT Only
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for placement, ACT: Used for placement
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
1 University Plaza
Brooklyn
NY
11201-8423
Phone
(800) LIU-PLAN
Fax
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
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
Required for all freshmen
Other
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
Class Rank X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Academic GPA X
First Generation to Attend College X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Recommendations X
Interview X
Essay X
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
84% of 6,830 applicants were admitted
Women
86% of 4,596 applicants were admitted
Men
81% of 2,234 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,159 (20%) of 5,755 admitted students enrolled
Women
863 (22%) of 3,956 admitted students enrolled
Men
296 (16%) of 1,799 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
Students Accepting Wait List Position
Students Admitted From Wait List
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
14%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
9%
3.00 - 3.24
16%
2.50 - 2.99
23%
2.00 - 2.49
17%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 564 average, 500-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
10%
Score of 600 - 700
28%
Score of 500 - 600
40%
Score of 400 - 500
18%
Score of 300 - 400
4%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 557 average, 500-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
4%
Score of 600 - 700
30%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
20%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
23 average, 19-27 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
9%
Score of 24 - 29
38%
Score of 18 - 23
41%
Score of 12 - 17
12%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 23%
Top quarter: 43%
Top half: 69%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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