Chances of getting into LIM College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for LIM College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery 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

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for LIM College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 490
SAT Math 25th 480
SAT Composite 25th 970
SAT Scores for LIM College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 580
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1150
Average SAT Score 1060

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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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

LIM College admission chances by SAT score
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%
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LIM ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for LIM College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for LIM College
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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

LIM College admission chances by ACT score
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%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

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.

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Admission Statistics

LIM College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,197 151 1,348
Accepted 1,006 119 1,125
Acceptance Rate 84% 79% 83%
Enrolled 261 37 298
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 26% 31% 26%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to LIM College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at LIM College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education 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.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 23. 18% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.