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About Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College is a private, nonprofit school that was founded in 1841. It is slightly difficult to get into Manhattanville College. It enrolls around 2,408 students a year, including 1,409 undergrads.

Manhattanville College offers early action and does not offer early decision.

Manhattanville College Acceptance Rate

Around 90% of applicants get into Manhattanville College each year. Manhattanville College admits 93% of students that apply early action. Last year, 3,201 students applied to Manhattanville College and 2,877 were admitted.

Manhattanville College Application Deadlines

Early Admissions at Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College does not offer early decision. Manhattanville College offers early action.

Mark Your Calendar! The EA deadline is on December 1, 2021, which is coming up soon!

2021 Admissions Facts
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 90%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 93%
Average GPA 3.2
Mean ACT score 23
Mean SAT score 1085
Tuition $38,880

Visit the Admissions tab above to for more on how to apply to Manhattanville College.

Financial Aid at Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College meets 68.79% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Manhattanville College full-time are awarded $25,548 a year in financial aid, on average.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Dorms at Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College offers housing for up to 1,090 students.

Most Manhattanville College students live off campus.

Fall Fest: Family and Friends Weekend, Quad Jam, and and Thriller Nights Annual Halloween Costume Party are the best-attended events on campus.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at Manhattanville College.

GPA and Test Scores for Manhattanville College

Manhattanville College is considered slightly difficult to get into, but how hard a school is to get into depends on a lot, including your GPA, test scores, activities, recommendations and essays. The average high school GPA for a student at Manhattanville College is 3.2 /4.0. The mean composite SAT score is 1085. The mean ACT scores is 23.

Does Manhattanville College Require Test Scores?

Manhattanville College is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Out of all applicants, 45% submitted the SAT. 11% submitted the ACT.

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Manhattanville College Waitlist 2021

Manhattanville College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

Is Manhattanville College a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is, but they don't say much about the quality of the education or the student experience. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Manhattanville College

About 80% of students who start at Manhattanville College return the next year. Out of the 455 students who started at Manhattanville College as first-time freshman, 260 graduate within four years.

Around 64% of students who started at Manhattanville College earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes and Debt for Manhattanville College Grads

Job placement rates after graduation, average starting salaries, and the debt students graduate with can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school. Within six months of graduating, 48 percent of graduates receive at least one full-time job offer.

The average starting salary for recent grads is $38,609 a year. In 2020, students graduated with an average of $28,922 in student loans for each student with debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

Based on this information, how does Manhattanville College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Manhattanville College a good school for you?

What is Manhattanville College's Endowment?

Manhattanville College's endowment was valued at $28,585,271 in 2021. The school spends $10,923 for each full-time student enrolled.

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Where is Manhattanville College?

Manhattanville College is located in the suburban setting of Purchase, New York, less than an hour from New York City.

If you want to see Manhattanville College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 287, Interstate 95 to Purchase, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Westchester County.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Manhattanville College and Purchase are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2900 Purchase Street Purchase, NY 10577-2132

Campus Setting: Suburban

Manhattanville College Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

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Manhattanville College ACT Scores


ACT Range

20 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Manhattanville College is 23. Students with an ACT score of 27 and above have a good chance of getting into Manhattanville College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 27 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Manhattanville College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1020 - 1150


Math SAT Range

500 - 580


Reading SAT Range

510 - 580

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Manhattanville College students is 1085. Applicants with SAT scores of 1150 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Manhattanville College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1020 to 1150 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1020 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Manhattanville College.

Manhattanville College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Manhattanville College is like? There are approximately 2,408 students enrolled at Manhattanville College, including 1,409 undergraduate students and 999 graduate students. 95% percent of students attend school full-time, 76% percent are from NY and 24% percent of students are from other states.


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