SUNY College at Old Westbury Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into SUNY College at Old Westbury? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,241 out of 4,474 applicants or 50% were admitted making SUNY College at Old Westbury a moderately competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 2,632 1,842 4,474
Accepted 1,282 959 2,241
Acceptance Rate 49% 52% 50%
Enrolled 226 163 389
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 18% 17% 17%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to SUNY College at Old Westbury and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 91 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.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 990 1150
SAT Reading 500 580
SAT Math 490 570
ACT Composite N/A N/A
ACT English N/A N/A
ACT Math N/A N/A

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

 What do these ratings mean?

SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1150 and Above Good >63%
1070 to 1150 Avg + 50%-63%
990 to 1070 Avg - 37%-50%
910 to 990 Reach 26%-37%
Less than 910 Low <26%

Estimated GPA Requirements

SUNY College at Old Westbury has not reported high school GPA data for its freshman class at this time.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to SUNY College at Old Westbury and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=196237 IPEDS survey data for SUNY College at Old Westbury.