Have questions about being admitted to our undergraduate program? Check our FAQ for answers.
What are the average GPA and SAT scores of admitted Newhouse students?
Newhouse admissions are very competitive. Our incoming students, on average, have a 3.8 GPA, SAT scores in the 1290 range (without the writing), and ACT scores between 28 and 30. (Note: the SAT II is not required for admission).
Is a portfolio required for admission to Newhouse?
No, the Newhouse School does not require a portfolio review for admission. To personalize your application, you may wish to schedule an (optional) interview with an admissions counselor at the Syracuse University Office of Admissions.
I’m a transfer student. What do I need to know?
Admissions decisions for external transfer students are made by the SU Office of Admissions in collaboration with Newhouse’s Office for Student Affairs. Visit our page for transfer applicants to learn more about how to transfer to the Newhouse School.
I was admitted to another program at Syracuse University and want to transfer into Newhouse. What do I need to know?
To transfer into the Newhouse School from another school or college at Syracuse University, visit our page for transfer applicants to learn more about how to transfer to the Newhouse School.
Is Newhouse accredited?
I’m in high school. What if I have more questions?