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St. Francis College

Brooklyn Heights, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate85%
Acceptance Rate85%

St Francis College Admissions

The acceptance rate at St. Francis College is 85%. Last year, 5,492 students applied to St. Francis College and 4,642 were admitted.

Consult with St. Francis College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

St. Francis College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of St. Francis College's admissions stats.

St. Francis College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.9
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 47%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 2%
Waitlist No

St. Francis College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for St. Francis College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to St. Francis College?

St. Francis College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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Transferring to St. Francis College

For more information on transferring to St. Francis College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to St. Francis College

St. Francis College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into St. Francis College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at St. Francis College

Curious about the factors that are considered by St. Francis College 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
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
First Generation Considered

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

St. Francis College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

Double check with St. Francis College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into St. Francis College?

Students admitted to St. Francis College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.9.

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

St. Francis College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 47% of St. Francis College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 2% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for St. Francis College?

To be competitive with other St. Francis College applicants, you should aim to score between 890 and 1100 (or higher!) on the SAT. At St. Francis College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1100 and 25% of scored lower than 890, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of St. Francis College students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 450 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of St. Francis College students scored 470 or higher, and 75% scored a 450 or higher.

To be most competitive at St. Francis College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 23 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for St. Francis College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for St. Francis College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

More Information on Transferring to St. Francis College

Transfer students can enroll in St. Francis College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

St. Francis College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to St. Francis College?

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

Does St. Francis College accept transfer credits?

✅ St. Francis College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. St. Francis College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to St. Francis College?

✅ St. Francis College is not test optional.

What is St. Francis College's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for St. Francis College is 85%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at St. Francis College?

❌ St. Francis College does not offer early decision.

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St Francis College Application Deadline

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Transfer Applications are Due

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St Francis College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

890 - 1100


Math SAT Range

440 - 560


Reading SAT Range

450 - 470

St Francis College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At St Francis College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.9. 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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