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
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 4
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 4
History 4
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some January 1
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted January 1
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used 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
900 South Crouse Avenue
Syracuse
NY
13244
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 1, 2022
Application Fee
$85
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 15
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
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
2 required for all freshmen
Other
Please visit the Apply to Syracuse web page at http://admissions.syr.edu for information on requirements for First-Year, Transfer, and International applicants. required for freshmen
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
State Residency X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Recommendations X
Essay X
First Generation to Attend College X
Geographic Residence X
Ethnicity X
Class Rank X
Academic GPA X
Interview X
Relation with Alumnus X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
44% of 35,299 applicants were admitted
Women
43% of 20,023 applicants were admitted
Men
46% of 15,276 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
3,976 (25%) of 15,664 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,079 (24%) of 8,656 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,897 (27%) of 7,008 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
8,859
Students Accepting Wait List Position
3,158
Students Admitted From Wait List
611
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
43%
3.50 - 3.74
23%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
12%
2.50 - 2.99
5%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 657 average, 600-710 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
32.6%
Score of 600 - 700
44.9%
Score of 500 - 600
20.7%
Score of 400 - 500
1.8%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 626 average, 580-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
14.9%
Score of 600 - 700
54.9%
Score of 500 - 600
27.2%
Score of 400 - 500
3%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
28 average, 26-30 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
36.2%
Score of 24 - 29
52.4%
Score of 18 - 23
10.7%
Score of 12 - 17
0.7%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 33%
Top quarter: 66%
Top half: 91%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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