If you are considering submitting an application to York College, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is February 1 and the application fee costs $65.
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.
|York College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
York College of the City University of New York does not offer early decision or 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.
It is moderately difficult to get into York College. York College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, York College accepted 61% of students, around 8,334 of the 13,726 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like York College, 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. Admissions to transfers from another school in the City University of New York System is program slightly difficult.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis 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|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to York College must submit the following items. Double check with York College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||√||Online Application, SAT or ACT score|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
York College doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
York College 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to York College.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is February 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in York College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to York College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to York College.
Does York College accept transfer credits?
York College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does York College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
York College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to York College?
York College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is York College's acceptance rate?
York College's acceptance rate is 61%.
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How hard is it to get into York College? York College is a somewhat selective institution. The York College acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 60 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to York College is Feb 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to York College is Feb 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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