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  • NEW YORK, NY

New York University Admissions

Admissions Overview

NYU admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 21%. Students that get into NYU have an average SAT score between 1370-1540 or an average ACT score of 31-34. The regular admissions application deadline for NYU is January 5. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the NYU early decision deadline is November 1.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
21%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
30%
Total Applicants
80,210
SAT Range
1370-1540
SAT Reading
670-740
SAT Math
700-800
Students Submitting SAT
64%
ACT Range
31-34
ACT English
No data available  
ACT Math
No data available  
ACT Writing
No data available  
Students Submitting ACT
27%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 5
Early Decision Deadline
November 1
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$80
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
61%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 150 responses
Poll
70%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 150 responses

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