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 3 4
Science 3 4
Foreign Language 2 4
Social Studies 2
History 2
Academic Electives 2
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 Not reported
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
210 South College Avenue
Newark
DE
19716
Fax
(302) 831-6905
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Not reported
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
November 1
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 3 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can 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 31
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
70% of 33,965 applicants were admitted
Women
73% of 20,827 applicants were admitted
Men
66% of 13,138 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
4,809 (20%) of 23,931 admitted students enrolled
Women
2,932 (19%) of 15,240 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,877 (22%) of 8,691 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
1,861
Students Accepting Wait List Position
212
Students Admitted From Wait List
81
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
47%
3.75 - 3.99
21%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
9%
3.00 - 3.24
3%
2.50 - 2.99
1%
2.00 - 2.49
0%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 580-680 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
19%
Score of 600 - 700
48%
Score of 500 - 600
31%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
SAT EBRW: 590-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
17%
Score of 600 - 700
58%
Score of 500 - 600
24%
Score of 400 - 500
1%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
26-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
40%
Score of 24 - 29
54%
Score of 18 - 23
5%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Math: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
26%
Score of 24 - 29
55%
Score of 18 - 23
16%
Score of 12 - 17
2%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Eng: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
45%
Score of 24 - 29
42%
Score of 18 - 23
10%
Score of 12 - 17
2%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 32%
Top quarter: 65%
Top half: 93%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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