Valparaiso University

Valparaiso, Indiana

Valparaiso University Admissions Overview

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What is Valparaiso University acceptance rate?

Valparaiso University has an acceptance rate of 89%. 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, 89% out of the people who applied to Valparaiso 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 Valparaiso University was 1,170 in the last academic year, and the average ACT score was 50.5.

Only 12% of students who are admitted into Valparaiso University go on to enroll at the school. This is reasonable because most students who apply for college apply to multiple schools.

Valparaiso University SAT Scores

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What are the SAT requirements to get into Valparaiso University? In the last academic year, Valparaiso University accepted students with SAT scores as low as 535.

The upper range for SAT scores at Valparaiso University was 635. On average, applicants had an SAT score of 585.

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.

73% of people who applied to Valparaiso 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.

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

54% of applicants submit their ACT scores to Valparaiso University. This means that to have a good chance of being accepted you should submit your ACT scores.

According to admissions data, Valparaiso University usually accepts students who have composite ACT scores of 44 or greater. The average ACT score of an applicant in fall 2018 was 25. Some applicants had ACT scores of up to 29. The higher your ACT scores are, the more likely you are to be accepted into the school.

Valparaiso University Admission Statistics

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In fall 2018, a total of 7,062 students applied to study at Valparaiso University. Of those students, 3,222 were men and 3,840 were women.

Applications are not the only admissions statistic you should consider; acceptance rate is also a key factor to think about. 89% of students at Valparaiso University were accepted into the school in fall 2018. This represents a total of 6,307 students. 2,839 of students who were accepted were male and 3,468 of the students accepted were female.

The percentage of students who were accepted that enrolled at Valparaiso University in the last academic year is 12%. Overall, 756 students who applied to Valparaiso University enrolled in the school. Of those students, 12% of women who were accepted and 12% of men who were accepted enrolled.

Valparaiso University Admission Requirements

Test ScoresRequired
High School GPARecommended
High School Class RankRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended

What are the Valparaiso University admissions requirements?

At Valparaiso University, you are required to submit your high school test scores. Valparaiso 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 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, Valparaiso University accepts AP Credit. However, credit for life experiences is not accepted.

Valparaiso University Credits Accepted

AP CreditYes
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo

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