Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
expand icon
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 3 4
Foreign Language 2 3
Social Studies 2
History 1
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted March 1
SAT Only Considered if submitted March 1
ACT Only Considered if submitted March 1
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted March 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for placement, ACT: Used for placement
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
expand icon
Admissions Office
Address
3399 North Road
Poughkeepsie
NY
12601-1387
Phone
(800) 436-5483
Fax
(845) 471-6213
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
February 1, 2022
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 15
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
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
2 required for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
expand icon
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Class Rank X
Interview X
Ethnicity X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
First Generation to Attend College X
Academic GPA X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
expand icon
Overall Admission Rate
49% of 11,260 applicants were admitted
Women
47% of 6,743 applicants were admitted
Men
52% of 4,517 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,571 (28%) of 5,543 admitted students enrolled
Women
895 (28%) of 3,192 admitted students enrolled
Men
676 (29%) of 2,351 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
4,404
Students Accepting Wait List Position
876
Students Admitted From Wait List
176
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
22%
3.50 - 3.74
15%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
25%
2.50 - 2.99
20%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 618 average, 570-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
13%
Score of 600 - 700
49%
Score of 500 - 600
35%
Score of 400 - 500
3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 618 average, 580-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
11%
Score of 600 - 700
55%
Score of 500 - 600
31%
Score of 400 - 500
3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
27 average, 24-29 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
23%
Score of 24 - 29
56%
Score of 18 - 23
19%
Score of 12 - 17
2%
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: 57%
Top half: 86%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
0%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid data displayed on CollegeData’s college profiles is from the 2019-20 academic year.
A portion of the College Profile data is provided under license by:
Peterson's Undergraduate and Undergraduate Financial Aid Databases, copyright © 2021 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.