|Admission Standards||Very High|
Can I get into Chapman University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 6,504 out of 13,670 applicants or 48% were admitted making Chapman University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. Chapman University typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||610|
|SAT Math 25th||570|
|SAT Composite 25th||1200|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||700|
|SAT Math 75th||670|
|SAT Composite 75th||1380|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Chapman University?
Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1200 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 1110. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1290 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 68 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|
|1380 and Above||Good||>61%|
|1290 to 1380||Avg +||48%-61%|
|1200 to 1290||Avg -||35%-48%|
|1110 to 1200||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 1110||Low||<24%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||32|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||30|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Chapman University?
Admission data indicates that Chapman University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. 54 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Chapman University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|30 and Above||Good||>64%|
|27 to 30||Avg +||48%-64%|
|25 to 27||Avg -||38%-48%|
|23 to 25||Reach||28%-38%|
|Less than 23||Low||<28%|
You will need very good grades in high school to get into Chapman University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Chapman University was 3.68 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Chapman University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||10%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||25%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||3%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||0%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||0%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||0%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||22%||22%|
The application deadline for Fall 2018 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2018.
What are the requirements for admission to Chapman 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||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=111948 IPEDS survey data for Chapman University.