New College of Florida Admission Chances

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for New College of Florida
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExceptional
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into New College of Florida? The school has a 61% acceptance rate. Last year, 1,009 out of 1,655 applicants were admitted making New College of Florida a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely high requirements for admission test scores. New College of Florida typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for New College of Florida
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 650
SAT Math 25th 580
SAT Composite 25th 1250
SAT Scores for New College of Florida
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 730
SAT Math 75th 690
SAT Composite 75th 1440
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to New College of Florida?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1250 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1155. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1345 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 83 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

New College of Florida admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1440 and Above Good >73%
1345 to 1440 Avg + 61%-73%
1250 to 1345 Avg - 48%-61%
1155 to 1250 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 1155 Low <35%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for New College of Florida
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 27
ACT Math 25th 24
ACT Composite 25th 27
ACT Scores for New College of Florida
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 33
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 31
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into New College of Florida?

Admission data indicates that New College of Florida regularly accepts students with ACT's of 27 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 25 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 29 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. 60 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to New College of Florida.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

New College of Florida admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
31 and Above Good >73%
29 to 31 Avg + 61%-73%
27 to 29 Avg - 48%-61%
25 to 27 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 25 Low <35%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need exceptionally good grades to get into New College of Florida. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at New College of Florida was 3.92 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as New College of Florida accepts 61% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted New College of Florida students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 68% Good
3.50 to 3.75 17% Avg -
3.25 to 3.50 9% Reach
3.00 to 3.25 5% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 1% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 0% Low
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low


Admission Statistics

New College of Florida admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,108 547 1,655
Accepted 666 343 1,009
Acceptance Rate 60% 63% 61%
Enrolled 165 96 261
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 28% 26%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to New College of Florida and what considerations affect admission decisions?

New College of Florida Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at New College of Florida
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=262129 IPEDS survey data for New College of Florida.