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 not required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 2
Academic Electives 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required March 1
SAT Only Required March 1
ACT Only Required March 1
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Recommended March 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Considered if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
2400 Sixth Street, NW
Washington
DC
20059-0002
Phone
(800) 822-6363
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
February 15, 2022
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Not available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 4 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
No
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
Other
Standardized test scores required; campus visit recommended required for freshmen, Standardized test scores required; campus visit recommended recommended for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Recommendations X
Academic GPA X
Interview X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Class Rank X
State Residency X
Ethnicity X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
36% of 21,006 applicants were admitted
Women
37% of 14,934 applicants were admitted
Men
34% of 6,072 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
2,135 (28%) of 7,578 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,561 (28%) of 5,516 admitted students enrolled
Men
574 (28%) of 2,062 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
16%
3.50 - 3.74
22%
3.25 - 3.49
24%
3.00 - 3.24
19%
2.50 - 2.99
18%
2.00 - 2.49
1%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 597 average, 550-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7.4%
Score of 600 - 700
36.8%
Score of 500 - 600
53.6%
Score of 400 - 500
2.2%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 615 average, 580-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7.8%
Score of 600 - 700
54.2%
Score of 500 - 600
37.3%
Score of 400 - 500
0.7%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
25 average, 22-27 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
8.2%
Score of 24 - 29
50.6%
Score of 18 - 23
40.4%
Score of 12 - 17
0.8%
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: 35%
Top half: 92%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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