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New England College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an application to New England College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

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 fee waiver for their application.

New England College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of New England College's admissions stats.

New England College 2021 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.8
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not even considered
Waitlist No

Continue reading for more information on New England College's admissions stats.

Applying Early to New England College?

New England College does not offer early decision or 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.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to New England College?

Getting into New England College is slightly difficult. New England College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, New England College accepted 99% of all applicants, around 6,271 of the 6,306 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like New England College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

What Does New England College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When creating 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're strong.

Admissions Factors at New England College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Considered
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
Talent/Ability Considered

New England College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to New England College must submit the following items. Double check with New England College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into New England College?

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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. 4.0. 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.

Students admitted to New England College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.8

At New England College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges
3.75 and 3.99 5.9%
3.50 and 3.74 13.1%
3.25 and 3.49 12.73%
3.00 and 3.24 11.36%
2.50 and 2.9 22.27%
2.00 and 2.49 17.73%

New England College doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

New England College 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.

Transferring to New England College

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to New England College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is September 5. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in New England College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

New England College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to New England College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to New England College.

Does New England College accept transfer credits?

New England College ✅ accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. New England College accepts:

  • CLEP subject tests
  • Life Long Learning Credit
  • ACE recommendations for credit
  • Excelsior College Examinations

Does New England College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

New England College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to New England College?

✅ New England College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is New England College's acceptance rate?

✅ New England College's acceptance rate is 99%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at New England College?

❌ New England College does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at New England College?

❌ New England College does not offer eary action.

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New England College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into New England College? New England College is a less selective institution. The New England College acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 99 out of every 100 applicants.


New England College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Sep 5

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to New England College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to New England College is Sep 5.

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

New England College ACT Scores


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New England College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At New England College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.81. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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