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Preliminary calculations indicate 30 percent admit rate for class of 2017

Preliminary calculations indicate 30 percent admit rate for class of 2017

April 29, 2013


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  NYU has accepted around 30 percent of applicants to the class of 2017, according to preliminary admissions rate calculations provided by admissions officials. As of April 15, the university has admitted around 14,700 students across all three campuses, said Shawn Abbott, assistant vice president of admissions. While previous years’ adm...

NYU sees 12 percent spike in applications for class of 2017

NYU sees 12 percent spike in applications for class of 2017

March 5, 2013


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  Undergraduate applications rose 12 percent this year, a surprising increase that is “unusual for any college or university in any one year” according to assistant vice president of admissions Shawn Abbott. This represents a major growth compared to the three percent increase in application...

College application process complicated by higher expectations

College application process complicated by higher expectations

December 11, 2012


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