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New School for Social Research

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1919
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 5,612
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $199,280,456
Admissions Address

66 W. 12th Street
New York, NY 10011

Website

http://www.newschool.edu

Admissions E-mail

studentinfo@newschool.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.2
Send application by: Rolling
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Christy Kalan
Admissions office telephone: (877) 528-3321
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: Rolling
Decision sent by: April 1
Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Send application by: November 15
 
Decision sent by: December 15
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $50
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Tuition deposit: $200 (Nonrefundable)
Room deposit: $250 (Nonrefundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Recommended
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics N/A 3
Science N/A 3
Lab N/A N/A
Foreign language N/A 2
Social studies N/A 3
History N/A 2
Academic electives N/A N/A
Total academic units 16 18

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Neither SAT nor ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: March 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: N/A
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: March 1
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Considered
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Very important
Recommendation: Very important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Important
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Very important
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Important
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Important
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 52%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 52%
Total applicants: 4,445
Total acceptances: 2,323
Total freshman enrollment: 897
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 1,327
Male acceptances: 708
Male freshman enrollment: 264
 
Female applicants: 3,118
Female acceptances: 1,615
Female freshman enrollment: 633
 
Students that applied here may also have applied to: N/A
 
Out-of-state freshmen: 19%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 221
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 61
Students enrolled from waiting list: 24

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Class rank (top 10, 25, 50) data not available for graphing.
Top 10 percent of high school class: 17%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 48%
Top 50 percent of high school class: N/A
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: N/A
Average high school GPA: 3.2
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 65%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 78%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 490 – 630
Math: 490 – 620
Combined: 980 – 1250

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 5.9% 5.0%
600-699 32.0% 27.8%
500-599 36.8% 41.4%
400-499 21.6% 22.0%
300-399 3.5% 3.1%
200-299 0.3% 0.6%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 10%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 20 – 26
Math: 17 – 27
Composite: 21 – 26

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 7.2% 14.3% 0.0%
24-29 39.8% 21.4% 38.5%
18-23 43.4% 50.0% 38.4%
12-17 9.6% 14.3% 23.1%
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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