SUNY College at Old Westbury Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into SUNY College at Old Westbury
|Admission Standards||Extremely 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 ranking it #109 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,703 out of 4,756 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 extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 69 percent. SUNY College at Old Westbury typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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SUNY College at Old Westbury SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT100%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||950|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||550|
|SAT Math 75th||500|
|SAT Composite 75th||1050|
|Average SAT Score||1000|
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 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 900. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. The school ranks #81 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 100 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|
|1050 and Above||Good||>86%|
|1000 to 1050||Avg +||78%-86%|
|950 to 1000||Avg -||68%-78%|
|900 to 950||Reach||55%-68%|
|Less than 900||Low||<55%|
SUNY College at Old Westbury ACT Scores
ACT RangeNot Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT-
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||N/A|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average ACT Score||N/A|
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. The school ranks #95 in New York for highest average GPA. 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||Competitiveness|
|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)||18%||18%||18%|
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.
Frequently Asked Questions
100% of students submit their SAT scores to SUNY College at Old Westbury.
78% of those who apply are granted admission to SUNY College at Old Westbury. Admission competition is and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.