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Colleges / Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University

New York, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate63%
Acceptance Rate63%

Yeshiva University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Yeshiva University. Yeshiva University admitted 63% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 1,615 applications received in 2023, 1,021 students were offered admission.

If you want to apply to Yeshiva University, the regular decision application deadline is February 1 and the fee for the application is $65.

Students who submit their applications to Yeshiva University for fall should anticipate a decision by February 15.

Yeshiva University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Yeshiva University's admissions stats.

Yeshiva University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Yeshiva University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Yeshiva University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Yes November 1 December 15
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 2 1 February 15

Want to Apply Early to Yeshiva University?

Yeshiva University offers early decision but not early action. Early decision is binding, which means you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.

🗓️ Early Decision I applications are due by November 1 EDI applicants should receive a decision by December 15.

The early decision acceptance rate at Yeshiva University is 100%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 63%. In 2022, Yeshiva University admitted 114 of the 114 students who applied early decision.

Some students apply to college early in hopes that it will increase their chances of acceptance. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase your chance of being admitted, since it shows that you are very interested in a school.

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

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Transferring to Yeshiva University

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Yeshiva University

Yeshiva University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Yeshiva University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Yeshiva University

What does Yeshiva University 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
Application Essay Very Important
Interview Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Talent/Ability Important
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered

Make sure to check with Yeshiva University for more information on admission factors.

Yeshiva University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Resume
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Yeshiva University?

Students admitted to Yeshiva University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

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

Yeshiva University 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.

More Information on Transferring to Yeshiva University

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

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Yeshiva University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Yeshiva University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Yeshiva University.

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.

Do I have to submit test scores to Yeshiva University?

✅ Yeshiva University is not test optional.

What is Yeshiva University's acceptance rate?

✅ Yeshiva University has an acceptance rate of 63%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Yeshiva University?

✅ Yeshiva University's early decision acceptance rate was 100% in 2021.

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Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Yeshiva University? Yeshiva University is a somewhat selective institution. The Yeshiva University acceptance rate is 63%. This means that the institution accepts 63 out of every 100 applicants.


Yeshiva University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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

Yeshiva University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Yeshiva University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Yeshiva University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.47. 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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