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Colleges / Iona University

Iona University

New Rochelle, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate96%

About Iona College

Iona College is a private, religious college in the suburb of New Rochelle, New York. Iona College was founded in 1940. The college enrolls around 3,621 students per year, including 3,032 undergraduates.

Iona College Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Iona College. Iona College admitted 96% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 6,192 students applied to Iona College and 5,970 were admitted.

Iona College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 96%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 95%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 98%
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 98%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 12%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Iona College is located in the town of New Rochelle, New York, in the suburbs of New York City.

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College Info

715 North Avenue New Rochelle, NY 10801-1890

Campus Setting: Suburban

Iona College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Iona College is Feb 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Iona College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Iona College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1040 - 1190


Math SAT Range

510 - 600


Reading SAT Range

520 - 610

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1190 and Above


1040 to 1190


1040 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Iona College students is 1153. Applicants with SAT scores of 1190 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Iona College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1040 to 1190 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1040 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Iona College.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Iona College is like? There are approximately 3,621 students enrolled at Iona College, including 3,032 undergraduate students and 589 graduate students. 86% percent of students attend school full-time, 79% percent are from NY and 21% percent of students are from other states.


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