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 recommended
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted January 15
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 SAT: No policy as of now , ACT: No policy as of now
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu
CA
90263
Fax
(310) 506-4861
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2023
Application Fee
$65
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 1
Early Action Notification
January 10
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
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
42% of 11,768 applicants were admitted
Women
39% of 7,506 applicants were admitted
Men
46% of 4,262 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
829 (17%) of 4,925 admitted students enrolled
Women
470 (16%) of 2,951 admitted students enrolled
Men
359 (18%) of 1,974 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
1,106
Students Accepting Wait List Position
740
Students Admitted From Wait List
329
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
14%
3.50 - 3.74
37%
3.25 - 3.49
15%
3.00 - 3.24
7%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49
0%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 653 average , 600-720 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
32%
Score of 600 - 700
45%
Score of 500 - 600
21%
Score of 400 - 500
2%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 645 average , 600-690 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
23%
Score of 600 - 700
54%
Score of 500 - 600
22%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
29 average , 26-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
46%
Score of 24 - 29
47%
Score of 18 - 23
7%
Score of 12 - 17
0%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Math: 27
Score of 30 - 36
31%
Score of 24 - 29
54%
Score of 18 - 23
14%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Eng: 30
Score of 30 - 36
60%
Score of 24 - 29
30%
Score of 18 - 23
9%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 49%
Top quarter: 88%
Top half: 99%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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