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Freshman Admission Requirements

Fall 2018 and Later Entry Terms

Admission requirements for Fall 2018 and later entry terms can be found here.

Eagle Incentive Program

Information about the Eagle Incentive Program can be found here.

Spring 2018 and Summer 2018 Entry Terms

Test Score Requirements (ACT or SAT)

Old SAT Redesigned SAT (March 2016 and beyond) ACT
Critical Reading minimum: 440 Reading Test minimum: 24 English minimum: 18
Math minimum: 410 Math Test minimum: 22 Math minimum: 18
Combined score minimum: 900 Total score minimum: 980 (Evidence-based Reading & Writing + Math) Composite minimum: 19


High School GPA & Core Course Requirements

In addition to meeting the above admission criteria, applicants graduating or who would have graduated from high school within the past five years must meet the requirements of the freshman index of 2130 of the Board of Regents. 

If you have attempted any college credits during high school, you will need to submit official college transcripts and meet our transfer admission GPA requirement. 

Freshman Admissions Checklist

Immunization Records

Important Deadlines

Deadlines for Semester Spring 2018 Summer 2018
Freshman Priority Application Deadline n/a n/a
Application and Document Deadline December 1 April 15
Mini-mester Deadline February 15 June 14
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) Priority Deadline August 3 March 1