Undergraduate: Admission Criteria
Wondering what Marist requires for undergraduate applicants? You've come to the right place for answers!
Students interested in applying to Marist College should rank in the top half of their graduating class and hold a recalculated average of 88-93 or 3.1 – 3.7. The quality and difficulty level of each class is taken into account as well. Leadership qualities and high school activities are also important. Candidates should meet the following minimum requirements:
- 4 years of English
- 3 years of Science
- 3 years of Math
- 3 years of History/Social Studies
- 2 years of a foreign language
Marist places the greatest emphasis on the high school transcript. SAT/ACT scores are not required.* However, for applicants who choose to submit them, scores are usually between 1210-1360 SAT/ 26-31 ACT.
* International students whose native language is not English are required to submit the Test of English as a Foreign Language (T.O.E.F.L.), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Duolingo scores. In addition, students applying for our HEOP program are required to submit their SAT or ACT results.