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 4 3
Science 4 3
Foreign Language 3 2
Social Studies 2
History 1
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted February 1
SAT Only Considered if submitted February 1
ACT Only Considered if submitted February 1
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted February 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
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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, 2021
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
February 1, 2021
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
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
46% of 11,207 applicants were admitted
Women
43% of 6,754 applicants were admitted
Men
51% of 4,453 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,525 (29%) of 5,181 admitted students enrolled
Women
859 (29%) of 2,915 admitted students enrolled
Men
666 (29%) of 2,266 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
4,592
Students Accepting Wait List Position
983
Students Admitted From Wait List
106
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: 612 average, 570-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
10%
Score of 600 - 700
48%
Score of 500 - 600
39%
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
9%
Score of 600 - 700
58%
Score of 500 - 600
30%
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
20%
Score of 24 - 29
60%
Score of 18 - 23
19%
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: 22%
Top quarter: 51%
Top half: 85%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
0%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported