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Norfolk State University

Norfolk, VA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate67%
Acceptance Rate67%

About Norfolk State University

Norfolk State University is a public, state university in the city of Norfolk, Virginia. Norfolk State University was founded in 1935 and enrolls 4,992 undergrads and no graduate students.

Norfolk State University Acceptance Rate 2013

It is moderately difficult to get into Norfolk State University. Norfolk State University admitted 67% of all applicants in 2013. Out of 2,817 applications received in 2013, 1,895 students were offered admission.

Norfolk State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 67%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 2.9
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 88%

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Norfolk State University is located in the city of Norfolk, Virginia,.

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700 Park Avenue Norfolk, VA 23504

Campus Setting: Urban

Norfolk State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 31

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The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Norfolk State University is May 31.

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Wondering what life at Norfolk State University is like? There are approximately 4,992 students enrolled at Norfolk State University. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 86% percent are from VA and 14% percent of students are from other states.


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