Columbia University in the City of New York


The school is an extremely selective school. The institution receives roughly 38,000 applications annually. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it is around 7 percent which equals about 2,670 students being accepted to the institution. Annually, 59 percent of the 2,670 applicants who received the acceptance letter from Columbia University in the City of New York decided to enroll. The school tends to have 45 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 54 percent who are women. When the semester begins, about 49 percent of those accepted women decided to study at Columbia University in the City of New York and 50 percent were men.

First-year students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Columbia University in the City of New York when applying. Often, an ACT score between 31 - 35 or an SAT score between 1,420 - 1,560 is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits. Columbia University in the City of New York’s undergraduate application fee is $85. To apply at Columbia University in the City of New York, you are required to present these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
38,118
Male 17,259
Female 20,859

 

Acceptance
2,668
Male 1,208
Female 1,251

 

Enrollment Total
1,567
Male 784
Female 783


Acceptance Rate
7%
Male
7%
Female
6%

 

Yield
58.7%
Male
64.9%
Female
62.6%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$85


Graduate

$110



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank