Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma or equivalent is not required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 4
Social Studies 2
History 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required December 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Recommended
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for admission, ACT: Used for admission
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia
PA
19104
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 5, 2022
Application Fee
$75
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 5, 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
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
8% of 44,961 applicants were admitted
Women
8% of 22,502 applicants were admitted
Men
7% of 22,459 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
2,340 (68%) of 3,446 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,217 (67%) of 1,821 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,123 (69%) of 1,625 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
2,932
Students Accepting Wait List Position
2,051
Students Admitted From Wait List
101
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
91%
3.50 - 3.74
5%
3.25 - 3.49
3%
3.00 - 3.24
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 764 average, 750-800 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
91%
Score of 600 - 700
8%
Score of 500 - 600
1%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 730 average, 700-760 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
80%
Score of 600 - 700
19%
Score of 500 - 600
1%
Score of 400 - 500
0%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
33-35 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
94%
Score of 24 - 29
6%
Score of 18 - 23
0%
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: 94%
Top quarter: 98%
Top half: 100%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported