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University of New England Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to University of New England, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is February 15 and the fee for the application costs $40. 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 an application fee waiver.

Applying Early to University of New England?

University of New England does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! University of New England will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15. University of New England accepts about 88% of early action applicants* and 87% all applicants for all deadlines.. In 2021, University of New England admitted 2,411 of the 2,754 who applied 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 To Get Into University of New England

University of New England is amoderately difficult school to get into. University of New England evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, University of New England accepted 87% of all applicants., around 4,229 of the 4,843 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of New England, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What Does University of New England 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 when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at University of New England

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Important
First Generation Considered
Interview Not Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Not Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

University of New England 2021-2022 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into University of New England?

Students admitted to University of New England have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At University of New England, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
3.75 and 3.99 21%
3.50 and 3.74 20%
3.25 and 3.49 24%
3.00 and 3.24 18%
2.50 and 2.9 14%
2.00 and 2.49 1%
University of New England doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

University of New England 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.

Transferring to University of New England

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of New England.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 20.

Transfer students can enroll in University of New England during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term

University of New England Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to University of New England?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of New England.

Does University of New England accept transfer credits?

University of New England accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of New England accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

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

University of New England accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to University of New England?

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

What is University of New England's acceptance rate?

University of New England's acceptance rate is [rate]%.

What is the early action acceptance rate at University of New England?

The early action acceptance rate at University of New England was 88% in 2021.

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University of New England Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

87%

How hard is it to get into University of New England? University of New England is a somewhat selective institution. The University of New England acceptance rate is 87%. This means that the institution accepts 87 out of every 100 applicants.

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University of New England Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 20

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of New England is Feb 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of New England is Jul 20.

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

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University of New England GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.39

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At University of New England, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.39. 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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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

7,208

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

87%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$39,820

Out-of-State

$39,820

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Feb 15
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