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 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 1
History 1
Academic Electives 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some June 30
SAT Only Considered if submitted June 30
ACT Only Considered if submitted June 30
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted June 30
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted 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
486 Chandler Street
Worcester
MA
01602-2597
Fax
(508) 929-8131
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 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
No
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
Rolling, notification begins December 15
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 some 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
81% of 4,047 applicants were admitted
Women
82% of 2,701 applicants were admitted
Men
79% of 1,346 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,165 (36%) of 3,279 admitted students enrolled
Women
694 (31%) of 2,215 admitted students enrolled
Men
471 (44%) of 1,064 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
20.9%
3.50 - 3.74
16.6%
3.25 - 3.49
17%
3.00 - 3.24
17%
2.50 - 2.99
24%
2.00 - 2.49
8%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 547 average , 480-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2%
Score of 600 - 700
19.9%
Score of 500 - 600
57.8%
Score of 400 - 500
18.1%
Score of 300 - 400
2.2%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 553 average , 470-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1.9%
Score of 600 - 700
27.2%
Score of 500 - 600
48.9%
Score of 400 - 500
21%
Score of 300 - 400
1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24 average , 20-26 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
9.4%
Score of 24 - 29
43.8%
Score of 18 - 23
43.8%
Score of 12 - 17
3.1%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Math: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not Reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not Reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not Reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not Reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Eng: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
Not Reported
Score of 24 - 29
Not Reported
Score of 18 - 23
Not Reported
Score of 12 - 17
Not Reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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