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Long Island University Post Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Long Island University Post, the application fee is $50. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Considering Applying Early to Long Island University Post?

Long Island University - Post does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

What's Most Important to Get In to Long Island University Post?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Long Island University Post

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Application Essay Important
First Generation Important
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Important

Long Island University Post Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Long Island University Post must submit the following items. Double check with Long Island University Post's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Long Island University Post?

Students admitted to Long Island University Post have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 86.9% submitted a class rank. At Long Island University Post 18.5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37.5% were in the top 25% and 72.7% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Long Island University - Post, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 86.9%
3.75 and 3.99 17.03%
3.50 and 3.74 15.74%
3.25 and 3.49 10.76%
3.00 and 3.24 14.04%
2.50 and 2.9 15.74%
2.00 and 2.49 7.27%
Long Island University Post does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Long Island University Post is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 84.2% of Long Island University Post's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 19.3% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Long Island University Post?

To be competitive with other Long Island University Post applicants, you should strive to earn between 1080 and 1290 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Long Island University Post 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1290 and 25% of scored lower than 1080, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Long Island University Post student is 1182.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Long Island University Post students scored 650 or higher and 75% of students scored 540 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Long Island University Post students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 540 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Long Island University Post?

To be most competitive at Long Island University Post, you should strive to earn between 22 and 29 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Long Island University Post's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.

A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Long Island University Post students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.

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Transferring to Long Island University - PostTransfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Long Island University Post during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term

Long Island University Post Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Long Island University Post?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Long Island University Post.

Does Long Island University Post accept transfer credits?

Long Island University Post accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Long Island University Post accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit

Does Long Island University Post accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Long Island University Post accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Long Island University Post?

Long Island University Post. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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Long Island University Post Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

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Long Island University Post Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Long Island University Post is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Long Island University Post is Continuous processing.

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

Long Island University Post ACT Scores

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ACT Range

22 - 29

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

29 and Above

Good

22 to 29

Avg

22 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Long Island University Post is 26. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into Long Island University Post. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Long Island University Post SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1080 - 1290

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Math SAT Range

540 - 650

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Reading SAT Range

540 - 640

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1290 and Above

Good

1080 to 1290

Avg

1080 and Less

Low

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Long Island University Post students is 1182. Applicants with SAT scores of 1290 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Long Island University Post, while applicants with SAT scores between 1080 to 1290 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1080 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Long Island University Post.

Long Island University Post GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.36

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Long Island University Post, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.36. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

15,066

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

85%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$39,136

Out-of-State

$39,136

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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