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Applying to The New School

Acceptance Rate 57.34%
Yield 27.78%
SAT Score 1,265
ACT Score 28
Applicants 9,208

Applying To The New School

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 57.34% at The New School where a total of 9,208 students applied and 5,280 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,265 and the average ACT score is 28. It requires four items and recommends 3 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to The New School.
Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Informationhttps://www.newschool.edu/admission/
Online Applicationhttps://www.newschool.edu/apply/
Acceptance Rate57%
Average Test Scores1,265 SAT / 28 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 57.34% where a total of 9,208 students (2,360 men and 6,848 women) have applied to The New School and 5,280 (1,265 men and 4,015 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 327 male and 1,140 female students have enrolled into The New School and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 27.78%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at The New School
TotalMenWomen
Applicants9,2082,3606,848
Admitted5,2801,2654,015
Enrolled1,4673271,140
Acceptance Rate 57.34% 53.60% 58.63%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 27.78% 25.85% 28.39%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At The New School, 526 applicants (36% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 205 applicants (14%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,265 and the average ACT score is 28 at The New School. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,380 and 25th percentile score is 1,150. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 91 and the 25th percentile score is 72. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at The New School.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at The New School
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing590680
SAT Math560700
ACT Composite2530
ACT Math2228
ACT English2533
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

The New School requires 4 item(s) (High School Record (or Transcript), Recommendations, Formal Demonstration of Competencies, TOEFL) and recommends 3 articles (High School GPA, High School Rank, Completion of College Preparatory Program) 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 The New School
Application Requirements for The New School
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 The New School is Semester. The New School accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Credit for Military Training. Next table describes credits that The New School accepts.
Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training