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New College of Florida Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

69%
Admission Difficulty for New College of Florida
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into New College of Florida? The school has a 69% acceptance rate. Last year, 933 out of 1,353 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 very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 20 percent. New College of Florida typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1260-1430
Applicants Submitting SAT
75%
SAT Scores for New College of Florida
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 670
SAT Math 25th 590
SAT Composite 25th 1260
SAT Scores for New College of Florida
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 730
SAT Math 75th 700
SAT Composite 75th 1430
SAT Scores you need to get in

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

New College of Florida typically requires applicants to be in the top 17 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1260 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 1175. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1345 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 75 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
1430 and Above Good >79%
1345 to 1430 Avg + 69%-79%
1260 to 1345 Avg - 57%-69%
1175 to 1260 Reach 44%-57%
Less than 1175 Low <44%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
25-30 
Applicants Submitting ACT
61%
ACT Scores for New College of Florida
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 25
ACT Math 25th 23
ACT Composite 25th 25
ACT Scores for New College of Florida
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 33
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 30
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 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 61 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
30 and Above Good >81%
27 to 30 Avg + 69%-81%
25 to 27 Avg - 59%-69%
23 to 25 Reach 49%-59%
Less than 23 Low <49%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.92
Typical High School Grades
A-

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 69% 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 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

New College of Florida admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 903 450 1,353
Accepted 615 318 933
Acceptance Rate 68% 71% 69%
Enrolled 135 64 199
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 22% 20% 21%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Apr 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
86

Applicants have 86 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Apr 15, 2019.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to New College of Florida before the Apr 15 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 9 Mar 22
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Feb 9 Feb 20

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.