Apply to Long Island

Application Fee
$50
Graduate Application Fee
$50
Acceptance Rate
80%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
12%
Freshmen Enrollment
1,280
SAT Scores
1,185
ACT Scores
25

2020 Acceptance Rate

Total 13,328 students have applied and 10,675 students have allowed to admit to Long Island University (acceptance rate: 80.09%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 11.99 % where 1,280 students have finally enrolled out of 10,675 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of Long Island University is higher (easier to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Touro College and Pace University, its acceptance rate is average (average acceptance rate of the schools is 74.00%).
The yield of Long Island University is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 28.50%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,185 and the average ACT score is 25 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Long Island University is average than the schools (average score is 1,164). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
Long Island University SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Long Island University1,18525
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,14024
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges113269
4-Years or High Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York120677

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

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At Long Island University, 1,105 students submitted SAT scores (86% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,185 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Next table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
Long Island University SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing540640
Mathematics540650
Total1,0801,290
At Long Island University, 286 students submitted ACT scores (22% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 25 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New York. Next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
Long Island University ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2228
English2128
Mathematics2026
Total6382
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Admission Requirements

Next table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Long Island University. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Recommendations, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Long Island University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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