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Seton Hall University

South Orange, NJ 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate77%
Acceptance Rate77%

About Seton Hall University

Seton Hall University is a private, religious college in the suburb of South Orange, New Jersey. Seton Hall University was founded in 1856. The college currently enrolls around 9,881 students per year, including 6,063 undergraduates.

Seton Hall University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Seton Hall University. Seton Hall University admitted 77% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 23,417 students applied to Seton Hall University and 17,940 were admitted.

Seton Hall University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 77%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 17%

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Seton Hall University is locatedin the town of South Orange, New Jersey, in the suburbs of New York City.

If you would like to see Seton Hall University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Garden State Parkway to South Orange, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Newark Liberty International.

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College Info

400 South Orange Avenue South Orange, NJ 07079-2697

Campus Setting: Suburban

Seton Hall University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Seton Hall University is Feb 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Seton Hall University is Aug 1.

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Seton Hall University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1220 - 1350


Math SAT Range

600 - 690


Reading SAT Range

600 - 680

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1350 and Above


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1220 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Seton Hall University students is 1290. Applicants with SAT scores of 1350 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Seton Hall University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1220 to 1350 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1220 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Seton Hall University.

Seton Hall University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Seton Hall University is like? There are approximately 9,881 students enrolled at Seton Hall University, including 6,063 undergraduate students and 3,818 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from NJ and 27% percent of students are from other states.


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