Freshmen Profile Class entering Fall 2015

Demographics

  • 861 freshmen and 243 transfer students
  • 27% of freshmen are from outside of NJ
  • Our undergraduate study body represents 40 states, 73 countries, Puerto Rico, and US Virgin Islands

Freshman Averages

  • 3.32 cumulative high school grade-point average
  • SAT: 1529 (1039 Critical Reading + Math)
  • ACT: 22

Freshmen Academic Interests

  • Business 29%
  • Education 11%
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences 43%
  • Fine and Performing Arts 8%
  • Westminster Choir College 9%

Freshmen Class Diversity

  • International  1%
  • African American 16%
  • Asian/Pacific Islander 5%
  • Hispanic 14%
  • Multiethnic/Other Ethnicity 4%

Transfer Average

  • 3.11 cumulative grade-point average
*This is the average SAT for direct admit freshmen and does not include special admission averages for EOP (Educational Opportunity Program Fall 2014 average SAT was 939) and RAP (Rider Achievement Program Fall 2014 average SAT was 895). The average SAT for all enrolled freshmen is 1041.