If you are considering submitting an applicationto Yeshiva University, the regular decision application deadline is February 1 and the application fee is $65. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Students who apply for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than April 1.
Yeshiva University offers early decision but not early action Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
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.
Yeshiva University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Yeshiva University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Yeshiva University accepted 67% of all applicants., around 972 of the 1,442 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Yeshiva University, 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.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Yeshiva University must submit the following items. Double check with Yeshiva University'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||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Yeshiva University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Yeshiva University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||13.1%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22.24%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13.08%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13.08%|
|2.50 and 2.9||12.52%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2.99%|
|Yeshiva University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Yeshiva University 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.
In 2021, 44% of Yeshiva University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 51% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Yeshiva University applicants, you should strive to earn between 1160 and 1410 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Yeshiva University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1410 and 25% of scored lower than 1160, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Yeshiva University students scored 710 or higher and 75% of students scored 590 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Yeshiva University students scored 700 or higher, and 75% scored a 590 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Yeshiva University, you should strive to earn between 24 and 31 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 31 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Yeshiva University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 31, and three out of four students scored lower than 31 on the ACT.
A 24 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Yeshiva University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 24.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Yeshiva University.
Transfer students can enroll in Yeshiva University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Yeshiva University?
Students who are admitted to Yeshiva University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Yeshiva University accept transfer credits?
Yeshiva University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Yeshiva University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Yeshiva University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits
Do I have to submit test scores to Yeshiva University?
Yeshiva University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Yeshiva University? Yeshiva University is a somewhat selective institution. The Yeshiva University acceptance rate is 67%. This means that the institution accepts 67 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Yeshiva University is Feb 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Yeshiva University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.41. 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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