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 4
Science 4
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for advising, ACT: No policy as of now
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
201 Wood Street
Pittsburgh
PA
15222-1984
Phone
(800) 321-0129
Fax
(412) 391-1980
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$40
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Not reported
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
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for some freshmen
Other
Audition 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
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Recommendations X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Academic GPA X
Interview X
Class Rank X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
65% of 4,860 applicants were admitted
Women
69% of 3,330 applicants were admitted
Men
57% of 1,530 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
969 (31%) of 3,152 admitted students enrolled
Women
618 (27%) of 2,286 admitted students enrolled
Men
351 (41%) of 866 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
30%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
18%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 530 average, 480-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
14%
Score of 500 - 600
54%
Score of 400 - 500
29%
Score of 300 - 400
2%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 555 average, 500-610 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
4%
Score of 600 - 700
26%
Score of 500 - 600
49%
Score of 400 - 500
21%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
22 average, 19-25 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
2%
Score of 24 - 29
39%
Score of 18 - 23
48%
Score of 12 - 17
11%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 11%
Top quarter: 38%
Top half: 71%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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