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Colleges / LIM College

LIM College

New York, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate84%

LIM Admissions

LIM College is not difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at LIM College is 84%. Last year, 1,137 students applied to LIM College and 953 were admitted.

If you are applying to LIM College, the fee for the application is $40.

LIM College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of LIM College's admissions stats.

LIM College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

LIM College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for LIM College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action Yes November 15 December 15

Considering Applying Early to LIM College?

LIM College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 15. LIM College will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15.

LIM College accepts approximately 7% of early action applicants and 84% all applicants for all deadlines. Last year, LIM College admitted 239 of the 339 who applied early action.

Some students apply early to college to help their chances of getting in. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase your chance of admission, since it is a way to show your interest in a school.

➡️ Discover a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on LIM College Admissions

For applicants who are not residents of New York, getting into LIM College is not difficult.

Transferring to LIM College

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to LIM College

LIM College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does LIM College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight 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 on the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at LIM College

What does LIM College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Application Essay Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

Make sure to check with LIM College for more information on admission factors.

LIM College Application Requirements

To apply to LIM College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with LIM College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Essay or personal statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into LIM College?

Students admitted to LIM College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

LIM 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.

More Information on Transferring to LIM College

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to LIM College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in LIM College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

LIM College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to LIM College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to LIM College.

Does LIM College accept transfer credits?

✅ LIM College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Does LIM College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ LIM College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to LIM College?

✅ LIM College is not test optional.

What is LIM College's acceptance rate?

✅ LIM College's acceptance rate is 84%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at LIM College?

❌ LIM College does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at LIM College?

✅ The early action acceptance rate at LIM College was 7% in 2021.

Want To Learn More About LIM College?

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LIM Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into LIM? LIM is a less selective institution. The LIM acceptance rate is 84%. This means that the institution accepts 83 out of every 100 applicants.


LIM Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to LIM is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to LIM is Continuous processing.

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

LIM SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At LIM, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.07. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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