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Webb Institute

Glen Cove, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate20%
Acceptance Rate20%

About Webb Institute

Webb Institute Overview

Webb Institute is a private, nonprofit school in a suburban setting in Glen Cove, New York. Webb Institute was founded in 1889 and enrolls 105 undergrads and no graduate students. Webb Institute ensures on-campus housing for up to 110 students. The majority of students live on campus, and first year-students are required to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 65% of students stay on-campus and participate in campus events and social life.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Webb Institute for Fall 2023 is January 15. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should find out if they have been admitted by March 15.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Webb Institute!

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus

There are no fraternities or sororities at Webb Institute, so it might be a good choice if you're not interested in Greek life.

Planning to play sports? Webb Institute has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Webb Institute on the Student Life page.

2022 Webb Institute Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 20%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 19%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 4.0
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 50%
Tuition $55,075
Percent of Need Met 72%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $57,465

Is Webb Institute a Good School?

There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these areas to get a better idea of what Webb Institute offers and if the school might be a good fit for you.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Webb Institute

It is extremely difficult to get into Webb Institute. The acceptance rate at Webb Institute is 20%. Out of 176 applications received in 2022, 36 students were offered admission.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Webb Institute

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It gauges how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Approximately 93% of first-year, full-time undergrads who start at Webb Instituteare still enrolled their sophomore year. Around 77% of students who started at Webb Institute earn their Bachelor's degrees within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outcomes for Webb Institute Grads

Job placement statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers. 100% of graduates from Webb Institute recieve at least one full-time job offer within six months of graduating.

Recent Webb Institute grads have an average starting salary of $72,000 a year. The average starting salary for all 2021 graduates was around $60,000 a year, though these numbers vary widely by major.

Webb Institute's Endowment

An endowment is the total value of a school's investments, donations, and assets. Endowment is not necessarily an indicator of the quality of a school, but it can give you a sense of how much money a college can afford to invest in expanding programs, improving facilities, and support students.

Webb Institute's endowment was valued at $80.6 million in 2022, compared to a national average of $905 million. For each full-time student, Webb Institute spends about $29,108 a year.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Webb Institute

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Webb Institute meets 72% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $57,465 a year.

Graduates in the class of 2022 had an average of $15,000 in student loans per borrower. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Webb Institute.

Based on this information, how does Webb Institute sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Webb Institute a good school for you?

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Where is Webb Institute?

Webb Institute is located in the suburban setting of Glen Cove, New York, in the suburbs of New York City.

If you would like to see Webb Institute for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Long Island Expressway to Glen Cove, or book a flight to the nearest airport, LaGuardia.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Webb Institute and Glen Cove are like without leaving home.

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College Info

298 Crescent Beach Road Glen Cove, NY 11542-1398

Campus Setting: Suburban

Webb Institute Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jan 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Webb Institute is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Webb Institute is Jan 15.

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

Webb Institute ACT Scores


ACT Range

31 - 35

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Webb Institute is 31. Students with an ACT score of 35 and above have a good chance of getting into Webb Institute. Students with an ACT score that falls between 31 and 35 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 31 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Webb Institute SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1400 - 1500


Math SAT Range

720 - 770


Reading SAT Range

670 - 720

Webb Institute Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Webb Institute is like? There are approximately 105 students enrolled at Webb Institute. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 28% percent are from NY and 72% percent of students are from other states.


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