Holy Family Admissions

The application fee is $25 for applying undergraduate school and $25 for graduate school at Holy Family University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$25
Admission Informationhttps://www.holyfamily.edu/choosing-holy-family-u/admissions
Online Applicationhttps://www.holyfamily.edu/choosing-holy-family-u/admissions/applying-to-hfu-catholic-college
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered1 Year Certificate, Associate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 71.98% and yield is 33.02%. 434 men and 1,045 women applied to Holy Family and 299 men and 763 women students were accepted. Among them, 102 men and 252 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants1,4814341,045
Admitted1,066299763
Enrolled352102252
Acceptance Ratio 71.98%68.89%73.01%
Yield 33.02%34.11%33.03%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 341 students (96% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 43 students (12%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 560 and 25th percentile is 475. The SAT Math score is 530 (75th) and 460 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 67 (75th percentile) and 67 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing475560
SAT Math460530
ACT Composite1822
ACT Math1622
ACT English1523
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Holy Family University are low when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,112, ACT: 65 - Private (not-for-profit) Master's College and University (larger programs)).

Application Requirements

Holy Family requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript) and Completion of College Preparatory Program to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA, High School Rank and High School Record (or Transcript). Next table summarizes Holy Family University application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see Holy Family online application page .
Holy Family Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended


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