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Private
Co-ed
6,270
Undergraduate
Students
(48.9%) 3,065 Women
(51.1%) 3,205 Men
Not reported
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Most difficult
Overall Admission Rate
6% of 40,203 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
No
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
Not reported
SAT Math
740-800 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
710-760 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
33-35 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$79,814
Tuition and Fees
$61,850
Room and Board
$14,490
Average Percent of Need Met
100%
Average Freshman Award
$60,566
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
Not reported
Regular Class Size
Not reported
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Campus Life

New York Population
8,244,910
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
92% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division I
Mascot
Lion
Sororities
16% of women participate
Fraternities
19% of men participate
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
2.4% American Indian/Alaskan Native
25.8% Asian
12.2% Black/African-American
15.2% Hispanic/Latino
2.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
40.1% White
2.1% Unknown
International Students
16.3% from 104 countries
First-Year Students Returning
99.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
87.8%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
76%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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