|Admission Standards||Very High|
The acceptance rate at Yeshiva University is 67%. It ranks #69 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Yeshiva University is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 972 out of 1,442 applicants were admitted.
The school has very high admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 30 percent (SAT 1140/1410 ACT 24/31). Yeshiva University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.41. Of those applicants who were admitted, 57% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Yeshiva University is a prized outcome for many students.
The Yeshiva University application fee is $65 and applications are due by Feb 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Yeshiva University is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||590|
|SAT Math 25th||550|
|SAT Composite 25th||1140|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||700|
|SAT Math 75th||710|
|SAT Composite 75th||1410|
|Average SAT Score||1280|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Yeshiva University?
Yeshiva University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1000. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1280 out of 1600. Yeshiva University ranks #21 in New York and #139 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. 45 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1410 and Above||Good||>78%|
|1275 to 1410||Avg +||67%-78%|
|1140 to 1275||Avg -||54%-67%|
|1005 to 1140||Reach||41%-54%|
|Less than 1005||Low||<41%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||24|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||34|
|ACT Math 75th||30|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||27|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Yeshiva University?
Admission data indicates that Yeshiva University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #32 in New York and #194 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. 52 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Yeshiva University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|31 and Above||Good||>79%|
|27 to 31||Avg +||67%-79%|
|24 to 27||Avg -||56%-67%|
|21 to 24||Reach||45%-56%|
|Less than 21||Low||<45%|
What GPA do you need to get into Yeshiva University?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Yeshiva University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Yeshiva University was 3.41 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #54 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Yeshiva University accepts 67% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||13.1%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||22.24%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||13.08%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||13.08%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||12.52%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||2.99%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||1.31%||Reach|
|less than 1.00||0%||Reach|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||54%||60%||57%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Yeshiva University is $65.
What are the requirements for admission to Yeshiva University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=197708 IPEDS survey data for Yeshiva University.
45% of students submit their SAT scores to Yeshiva University. 52% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
67% of those who apply are granted admission to Yeshiva University. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1140 and 1410. 45% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 24 and 31. 52% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.