Old Westbury, New York
SUNY College at Old Westbury Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into SUNY College at Old Westbury
|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into SUNY College at Old Westbury and can I get accepted? The school has a 78% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,935 out of 3,752 applicants were admitted making SUNY College at Old Westbury an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. SUNY College at Old Westbury typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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SUNY College at Old Westbury SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT90%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1030|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1170|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to SUNY College at Old Westbury?
SUNY College at Old Westbury typically requires applicants to be in the top 55 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 90 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|
|1170 and Above||Good||>86%|
|1100 to 1170||Avg +||78%-86%|
|1030 to 1100||Avg -||68%-78%|
|960 to 1030||Reach||55%-68%|
|Less than 960||Low||<55%|
SUNY College at Old Westbury ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT6%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||23|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into SUNY College at Old Westbury?
Admission data indicates that SUNY College at Old Westbury regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. 6 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to SUNY College at Old Westbury.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>86%|
|21 to 23||Avg +||78%-86%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||68%-78%|
|17 to 19||Reach||55%-68%|
|Less than 17||Low||<55%|
Avg. High School GPA3.1
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into SUNY College at Old Westbury. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at SUNY College at Old Westbury was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.1 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as SUNY College at Old Westbury accepts 78% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||9%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||10%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||24%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||34%||Avg +|
|2.50 to 2.75||17%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||23%||22%||23%|
What are the requirements for admission to SUNY College at Old Westbury and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor 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=196237 IPEDS survey data for SUNY College at Old Westbury.