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
Science 3
Foreign Language 2 3
Social Studies 1
History 1
Academic Electives 2 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted Not reported
SAT Only Not used if submitted Not reported
ACT Only Not used if submitted Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
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
955 La Paz Road
Santa Barbara
CA
93108-1099
Phone
(800) 777-9011
Fax
(805) 565-6234
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2022
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
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
No
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 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
First Generation to Attend College X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Recommendations X
Interview X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Class Rank X
Essay X
State Residency X
Academic GPA X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
65% of 3,074 applicants were admitted
Women
63% of 2,059 applicants were admitted
Men
68% of 1,015 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
360 (18%) of 1,992 admitted students enrolled
Women
223 (17%) of 1,300 admitted students enrolled
Men
137 (20%) of 692 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
0
Students Accepting Wait List Position
0
Students Admitted From Wait List
0
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
37%
3.50 - 3.74
16%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
14%
2.50 - 2.99
15%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 600 average, 540-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
16%
Score of 600 - 700
35%
Score of 500 - 600
40%
Score of 400 - 500
9%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 620 average, 560-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
19%
Score of 600 - 700
40%
Score of 500 - 600
34%
Score of 400 - 500
6%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
26 average, 21-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
35%
Score of 24 - 29
28%
Score of 18 - 23
31%
Score of 12 - 17
6%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 28%
Top quarter: 63%
Top half: 89%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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