In general, Long Island University is a somewhat selective school. Around 14,500 applications are received by Long Island University each year. The overall acceptance rate is around 76 percent which equals about 11,000 students who passed the admission process of the institution. However, when the semester begins, only about 1,000 or 9 percent of the candidates who earned acceptance letter from Long Island University decide to attend. The ratio of the candidates who applied is 35% and 64% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 60% were typically women and 38% were men.

First-year students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Long Island University when applying. In most cases, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 21 - 27 for ACT or 1,060 - 1,260 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. Long Island University’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply to Long Island University, you are required to file these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have the completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
14,540
Male 5,107
Female 9,433

 

Acceptance
10,983
Male 3,803
Female 7,180

 

Enrollment Total
975
Male 380
Female 588


Acceptance Rate
75.5%
Male
74.5%
Female
76.1%

 

Yield
8.9%
Male
10%
Female
8.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

$50



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school rank

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