|Admission Standards||Very High|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into Auburn University? The school has a 81% acceptance rate. Last year, 14,704 out of 18,256 applicants were admitted making Auburn University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 32 percent. Auburn University typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||570|
|SAT Math 25th||560|
|SAT Composite 25th||1130|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||660|
|SAT Composite 75th||1320|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Auburn University?
Auburn University typically requires applicants to be in the top 36 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1130 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1035. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1225 out of 1600. 12 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1320 and Above||Good||>88%|
|1225 to 1320||Avg +||81%-88%|
|1130 to 1225||Avg -||71%-81%|
|1035 to 1130||Reach||60%-71%|
|Less than 1035||Low||<60%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||24|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||32|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Auburn University?
Admission data indicates that Auburn University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 21 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 27 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 87 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Auburn University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>88%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||81%-88%|
|24 to 27||Avg -||71%-81%|
|21 to 24||Reach||60%-71%|
|Less than 21||Low||<60%|
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Auburn University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Auburn University was 3.74 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.74 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Auburn University accepts 81% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||10%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||5%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||28%||34%||31%|
What are the requirements for admission to Auburn University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=100858 IPEDS survey data for Auburn University.