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
Social Studies 2
History 1
Academic Electives 1 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia
PA
19122-6096
Phone
(888) 340-2222
Fax
(215) 204-5694
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$55
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
Yes
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
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
1 recommended 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
Academic GPA X
Essay X
Ethnicity X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Class Rank X
Interview X
Geographic Residence X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Recommendations X
Relation with Alumnus X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
60% of 35,581 applicants were admitted
Women
61% of 21,196 applicants were admitted
Men
59% of 14,385 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
6,283 (29%) of 21,368 admitted students enrolled
Women
3,578 (28%) of 12,934 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,705 (32%) of 8,434 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
2,190
Students Accepting Wait List Position
1,057
Students Admitted From Wait List
1,049
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
34%
3.50 - 3.74
28%
3.25 - 3.49
21%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 605 average, 550-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
14.7%
Score of 600 - 700
39.4%
Score of 500 - 600
40%
Score of 400 - 500
5.5%
Score of 300 - 400
0.5%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 615 average, 570-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
12.7%
Score of 600 - 700
49.5%
Score of 500 - 600
32%
Score of 400 - 500
5.5%
Score of 300 - 400
0.3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
27 average, 24-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
28.7%
Score of 24 - 29
46.6%
Score of 18 - 23
21.7%
Score of 12 - 17
3%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 36%
Top quarter: 76%
Top half: 92%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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