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 4
Social Studies 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted December
SAT Subject Tests Only Considered 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
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara
CA
95053
Fax
(408) 554-5255
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 7, 2022
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 7, 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
Yes
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 all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 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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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Class Rank X
Essay X
State Residency X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
First Generation to Attend College X
Academic GPA X
Interview X
Recommendations X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
49% of 16,300 applicants were admitted
Women
51% of 8,563 applicants were admitted
Men
47% of 7,737 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,572 (20%) of 7,958 admitted students enrolled
Women
803 (18%) of 4,346 admitted students enrolled
Men
769 (21%) of 3,612 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
2,162
Students Accepting Wait List Position
1,122
Students Admitted From Wait List
221
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
43%
3.50 - 3.74
33%
3.25 - 3.49
19%
3.00 - 3.24
4%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 690 average, 650-740 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
47%
Score of 600 - 700
45%
Score of 500 - 600
8%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 664 average, 630-700 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
29%
Score of 600 - 700
62%
Score of 500 - 600
8%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
30 average, 28-32 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
61%
Score of 24 - 29
37%
Score of 18 - 23
2%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 52%
Top quarter: 88%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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