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College of New Rochelle
New Rochelle, NY
The College of New Rochelle is a private college. Founded in 1904 as a women's college, the school became coeducational in 2016. Its 16-acre campus, with its Gothic-style architecture, is located near Long Island Sound in New Rochelle.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 936
   Women 860 (91.9%)
   Men 76 (8.1%)
Graduate Students 615
Entrance Difficulty Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate 32% of 1,727 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered No
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.00
SAT Math 469 average
420-500 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 482 average
450-520 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 22 average
20-23 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay   X    
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $51,368
  Tuition and Fees $34,960
  Room and Board $13,208
Average Percent of Need Met 69%
Average Freshman Award $29,183
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 50
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 41% of classes
10-19 students: 34% of classes
20-29 students: 16% of classes
30-39 students: 7% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 2% of classes
New Rochelle Population 79,446
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 82% of freshmen, 30% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Blue Angels
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
6.0% Asian
40.1% Black/African-American
24.0% Hispanic/Latino
1.1% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.5% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
18.1% White
9.8% Unknown
International Students 1.1%
First-Year Students Returning 77.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 24.7%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly Not reported