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 3 4
Foreign Language 2 4
Social Studies 2
History 2
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some January 15
SAT Subject Tests Only Recommended
ACT Writing Test Policy Writing component required SAT: Used for admission, ACT: Used for admission
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
210 South College Avenue
Newark
DE
19716
Fax
(302) 831-6905
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
$75
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 15, 2022
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
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
Ethnicity X
Class Rank X
State Residency X
Academic GPA X
First Generation to Attend College X
Relation with Alumnus X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Geographic Residence X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Interview X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
68% of 26,500 applicants were admitted
Women
71% of 15,462 applicants were admitted
Men
64% of 11,038 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,817 (27%) of 18,106 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,771 (25%) of 11,026 admitted students enrolled
Men
2,046 (29%) of 7,080 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
1,276
Students Accepting Wait List Position
420
Students Admitted From Wait List
314
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
49%
3.50 - 3.74
25%
3.25 - 3.49
16%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 580-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
21%
Score of 600 - 700
48%
Score of 500 - 600
30%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 590-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
14%
Score of 600 - 700
58%
Score of 500 - 600
27%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
29%
Score of 24 - 29
52%
Score of 18 - 23
17%
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: 30%
Top quarter: 64%
Top half: 93%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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