Alaska Pacific University Admission Chances

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Alaska Pacific University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionHigh

Can I get into Alaska Pacific University? The school has a 39% acceptance rate. Last year, 272 out of 699 applicants were admitted making Alaska Pacific University a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Alaska Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 460
SAT Composite 25th 910
SAT Scores for Alaska Pacific University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 600
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1180
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Alaska Pacific University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 775. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1045 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 64 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Alaska Pacific University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1180 and Above Good >52%
1045 to 1180 Avg + 39%-52%
910 to 1045 Avg - 27%-39%
775 to 910 Reach 18%-27%
Less than 775 Low <18%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Alaska Pacific University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Alaska Pacific University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 26
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Alaska Pacific University?

Admission data indicates that Alaska Pacific University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. 31 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Alaska Pacific University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Alaska Pacific University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >54%
21 to 26 Avg + 39%-54%
17 to 21 Avg - 29%-39%
13 to 17 Reach 20%-29%
Less than 13 Low <20%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Alaska Pacific University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Alaska Pacific University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 429 268 699
Accepted 169 103 272
Acceptance Rate 39% 38% 39%
Enrolled 28 21 49
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 20% 18%

Fall 2018 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2018
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 160 days left until the Fall 2018 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2018.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Alaska Pacific University before the Aug 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 10 Mar 23
May 5 May 17