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 2 3
Science 2 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 2
History 2
Academic Electives 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some Not reported
SAT Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Only Not reported Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not reported Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component Not reported
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
One University Avenue
Mechanicsburg
PA
17055
Phone
(800) 233-4220
Fax
(717) 796-5374
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Early Action 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
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
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
78% of 2,549 applicants were admitted
Women
78% of 1,619 applicants were admitted
Men
77% of 930 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
633 (32%) of 1,976 admitted students enrolled
Women
380 (30%) of 1,258 admitted students enrolled
Men
253 (35%) of 718 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)
4.00 and Above
54%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
9%
3.00 - 3.24
5%
2.50 - 2.99
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 591 average , 530-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
13%
Score of 600 - 700
30%
Score of 500 - 600
47%
Score of 400 - 500
9%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 602 average , 550-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
12%
Score of 600 - 700
39%
Score of 500 - 600
40%
Score of 400 - 500
9%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
26 average , 23-29 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
24%
Score of 24 - 29
42%
Score of 18 - 23
31%
Score of 12 - 17
3%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Math: 25
Score of 30 - 36
18%
Score of 24 - 29
41%
Score of 18 - 23
31%
Score of 12 - 17
10%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Eng: 26
Score of 30 - 36
29%
Score of 24 - 29
31%
Score of 18 - 23
32%
Score of 12 - 17
8%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 31%
Top quarter: 62%
Top half: 91%
National Merit Scholar
0%
Valedictorian
2%
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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