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Applying to Hofstra

Acceptance Rate 68.49%
Yield 9.10%
SAT Score 1,250
ACT Score 28
Applicants 24,425

Applying To Hofstra

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 68.49% at Hofstra University where a total of 24,425 students applied and 16,728 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,250 and the average ACT score is 28. It requires five items and recommends 2 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Hofstra University.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationwww.hofstra.edu/admission
Online Applicationwww.hofstra.edu/application
Acceptance Rate68%
Average Test Scores1,250 SAT / 28 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 68.49% where a total of 24,425 students (9,584 men and 14,841 women) have applied to Hofstra and 16,728 (6,114 men and 10,614 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 653 male and 870 female students have enrolled into Hofstra and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 9.10%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Hofstra
TotalMenWomen
Applicants24,4259,58414,841
Admitted16,7286,11410,614
Enrolled1,523653870
Acceptance Rate 68.49% 63.79% 71.52%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 9.10% 10.68% 8.20%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Hofstra, 1,048 applicants (69% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 325 applicants (21%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,250 and the average ACT score is 28 at Hofstra. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,340 and 25th percentile score is 1,160. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 90 and the 25th percentile score is 73. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Hofstra.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Hofstra
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing580660
SAT Math580680
ACT Composite2530
ACT Math2428
ACT English2432
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Hofstra University requires 5 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations, TOEFL) and recommends 2 articles (High School Rank, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Hofstra University
Application Requirements for Hofstra
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Hofstra University is Semester. Hofstra University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that Hofstra University accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training