Admission & Financial Aid

Admission Criteria

Admission Criteria for Marist College

 

Students interested in applying to Marist College should rank in the top half of their graduating class and hold a recalculated average of 3.3 or better. 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 1200-1340 SAT/ 26-30 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.).  In addition, students applying for our HEOP program are required to submit their SAT or ACT results.