If you are applying to New College of Florida, the regular decision application deadline is May 30 and the fee for the application is $30.
Here is an overiew of some of New College of Florida's admissions stats.
|New College of Florida 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.9|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||22%|
|Mean SAT Score||1257|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||84%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||46%|
These are the application deadlines for New College of Florida.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Early Action||Yes||December 1||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||May 1||––|
New College of Florida does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
🗓️ The Early Action deadline is December 1.
New College of Florida accepts around 86% of early action applicants and 73% all applicants for all deadlines. In 2021, New College of Florida admitted 254 of the 295 who applied early action.
It is very difficult to get into New College of Florida. New College of Florida evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, New College of Florida accepted 73% of all applicants, approximately 896 from 1,226 applicants.
Schools that are very difficult to get into, like New College of Florida, accept fewer than 60% of all applicants. At least 50% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT and over 26 on the ACT.
It is very difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
New College of Florida has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
Wondering what factors are considered by New College of Florida during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with New College of Florida for more information on admission factors.
To apply to New College of Florida, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with New College of Florida's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3|
|Other Requirements||Essay is Not required or Recommended. Optional for all.|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
Students admitted to New College of Florida have an average unweighted GPA of 3.9. New College of Florida considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.
Out of all students that were admitted, 60% submitted a class rank. At New College of Florida 22% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 50% were in the top 25% and 88% were in the top 50%.
At New College of Florida, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to New College of Florida directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
New College of Florida considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
New College of Florida does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 84% of New College of Florida's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 46% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other New College of Florida applicants, you should aim to score between 1170 and 1335 (or higher!) on the SAT. At New College of Florida 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1335 and 25% of scored lower than 1170, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a New College of Florida student is 1257.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of New College of Florida students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 620 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of New College of Florida students scored 700 or higher, and 75% scored a 620 or higher.
To be most competitive at New College of Florida, you should strive to earn between 25 and 31 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 31 means you fall in the 75th percentile for New College of Florida's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 31, and three out of four students scored lower than 31 on the ACT.
A 25 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for New College of Florida students. Only one out of every four students scored below 25.
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For transfer students, it is very difficult to get admitted to New College of Florida.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is July 1. Applicants should hear back by July 31.
Transfer students can enroll in New College of Florida during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to New College of Florida?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to New College of Florida.
Does New College of Florida accept transfer credits?
✅ New College of Florida accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. New College of Florida accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does New College of Florida accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ New College of Florida accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to New College of Florida?
✅ New College of Florida is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is New College of Florida's acceptance rate?
✅ New College of Florida's acceptance rate is 73%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at New College of Florida?
❌ New College of Florida does not offer early decision.
What is the early action acceptance rate at New College of Florida?
✅ The early action acceptance rate at New College of Florida was 86% in 2021.
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How hard is it to get into New College of Florida? New College of Florida is a very selective institution. The New College of Florida acceptance rate is 73%. This means that the institution accepts 73 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to New College of Florida is May 30.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to New College of Florida is Jul 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1335 and Above
1170 to 1335
1170 and Less
The median SAT score for New College of Florida students is 1257. Applicants with SAT scores of 1335 and above have a good chance of being admitted to New College of Florida, while applicants with SAT scores between 1170 to 1335 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1170 have a low chance of being offered a spot at New College of Florida.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At New College of Florida, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.87. 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.
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