LIM Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into LIM College
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into LIM and can I get accepted? The school has a 83% acceptance rate ranking it #124 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,125 out of 1,348 applicants were admitted making LIM College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. LIM College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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LIM SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT49%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||970|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||580|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1150|
|Average SAT Score||1060|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to LIM College?
LIM College typically requires applicants to be in the top 66 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 970 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #72 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. 49 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1150 and Above||Good||>89%|
|1060 to 1150||Avg +||83%-89%|
|970 to 1060||Avg -||74%-83%|
|880 to 970||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 880||Low||<63%|
LIM ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT18%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||23|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||20|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into LIM?
Admission data indicates that LIM regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #70 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 18 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to LIM College.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>90%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||83%-90%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||76%-83%|
|16 to 18||Reach||68%-76%|
|Less than 16||Low||<68%|
Avg. High School GPA3.23*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into LIM College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at LIM College was 3.23 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #74 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.23 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as LIM accepts 83% of all applicants.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||26%||31%||26%|
What are the requirements for admission to LIM College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=192271 IPEDS survey data for LIM College.
Frequently Asked Questions
49% of students submit their SAT scores to LIM. 18% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
83% of those who apply are granted admission to LIM. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 970 and 1150. 49% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.