New York University

Acceptance Ratio 31.87%
Yield(Enrollment Ratio) 31.72%
Applicants 60,724
Admitted 19,351
Enrolled 6,139

Applying To New York University

The acceptance ratio is 31.87% last year at New York University where total 60,724 students applied and 19,351 were accepted. Next table presents general admission information for applying to New York University.

Open Admission Policy

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

New York University accepts . Next table describes credits that New York University accepts.

Calendar SystemUn-Known
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits

Average SAT/ACT Scores

3,899 applicants (64% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 2,621 applicants (43%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,480 and 25th percentile score is 1,250. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 33 and 25th percentile score is 29. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at New York University.

25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading620720
SAT Math630760
SAT Writing
ACT Composite2933
ACT Math
ACT English
ACT Writing
[chart]SAT Scores at New York University
[chart]ACT Scores at New York University

Acceptance Rates and Headcounts

For year 2016-2017, total 60,724 students (24,750 men and 35,974 women) applied to New York University and 19,351 (7,921 men and 11,430 women) students were accepted. Among them, 2,590 men and 3,549 women were enrolled into the school. Following table shows the New York University Admission Statistics including admission ad enrolment rates. The admit rate is 31.87% and enrollment rate is 31.72%.

Acceptance Ratio 31.87% 32.00% 31.77%
Enrollment Ratio 31.72% 32.70% 31.05%
[chart]New York University Acceptance Ratio

Application Requirements

New York University requires 6 articles and recommends 1 articles to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at New York University

High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2016-2017.