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Yeshiva University Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

50.7%
Admission Difficulty for Yeshiva University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Yeshiva University? The school has a 51% acceptance rate. Last year, 849 out of 1,673 applicants were admitted making Yeshiva University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 32 percent. Yeshiva University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 64% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Yeshiva University is a prized outcome for many students.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
1160-1420
Applicants Submitting SAT
59%
SAT Scores for Yeshiva University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 590
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1160
SAT Scores for Yeshiva University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 710
SAT Math 75th 710
SAT Composite 75th 1420
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Yeshiva University?

Yeshiva University typically requires applicants to be in the top 31 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1160 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 1030. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1290 out of 1600. 59 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

Yeshiva University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1420 and Above Good >64%
1290 to 1420 Avg + 51%-64%
1160 to 1290 Avg - 38%-51%
1030 to 1160 Reach 26%-38%
Less than 1030 Low <26%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
23-30 
Applicants Submitting ACT
42%
ACT Scores for Yeshiva University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 24
ACT Math 25th 23
ACT Composite 25th 23
ACT Scores for Yeshiva University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 31
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 Yeshiva University?

Admission data indicates that Yeshiva University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 23 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 32 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. 42 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Yeshiva University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Yeshiva University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
30 and Above Good >66%
26 to 30 Avg + 51%-66%
23 to 26 Avg - 40%-51%
20 to 23 Reach 30%-40%
Less than 20 Low <30%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.51
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Yeshiva University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Yeshiva University was 3.51 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Yeshiva University accepts 51% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Yeshiva University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 38% Good
3.50 to 3.75 23% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 15% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 12% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 10% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 2% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Yeshiva University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 811 862 1,673
Accepted 433 416 849
Acceptance Rate 53% 48% 51%
Enrolled 273 268 541
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 63% 64% 64%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Feb 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
62

Applicants have 62 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Feb 15, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Yeshiva University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Yeshiva University
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=197708 IPEDS survey data for Yeshiva University.