Syracuse University

Syracuse, New York

Syracuse University Admissions Overview

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What is Syracuse University acceptance rate?

Syracuse University has an acceptance rate of 50%. This means that if you have the right grades then you have a good shot of being accepted into the school. In the last academic year, 50% out of the people who applied to Syracuse University were accepted into the school.

It's not just admissions rates that matter. Academics are an important consideration. In terms of academics, admissions standards are high. The average SAT score at Syracuse University was 1,275 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 56.

Only 21% of students who are admitted into Syracuse University go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Syracuse University SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Syracuse University? In the last academic year, Syracuse University accepted students with SAT scores as low as 590.

The upper range for SAT scores at Syracuse University was 685. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 638.

This shows that even if you don't have the best SAT scores, you will still have a shot of admittance. However, having strong SAT scores will definitely improve your chances of being accepted.

69% of people who applied to Syracuse University in fall 2018 submitted their SAT scores as part of their application. So, no matter what your scores are, you'll probably want to submit them to the school if you want a good chance of being accepted.

ACT Scores

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How about ACT scores? What are the ACT requirements to get into Syracuse University?

While only 37% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Syracuse University, submitting them is a good way of showcasing to the admissions board that you are a good fit for the school.

According to admissions data, Syracuse University usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 50 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 28. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 31. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Syracuse University Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 34,981 students applied to study at Syracuse University. Of those students, 15,266 were men and 19,715 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 50% of students at Syracuse University were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 17,443 students. 7,551 of students who were accepted were male and 9,892 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Syracuse University in the last academic year is 21%. Overall, 3,599 students who applied to Syracuse University enrolled in the school. Of those students, 21% of women who were accepted and 20% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Syracuse University Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARecommended
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Demonstration of CompetenciesRequired

What are the Syracuse University admissions requirements?

At Syracuse University, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Syracuse University asks prospective students to submit their GPA to the school.

You'll be asked to submit your high school class rank as part of your application.

What's more, you do not need to submit letters of recommendation from your high school. You will also not be asked to demonstrate your competencies as part of your application.

As part of your application, Syracuse University accepts AP Credit. Credit for life experiences is also accepted.

Syracuse University Credits Accepted

AP CreditYes
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesYes

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