HIU Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Hope International University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionHigh

Can I get into HIU? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 360 out of 1,051 applicants or 34% were admitted making HIU a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 34% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Hope International University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 440
SAT Composite 25th 890
SAT Scores for Hope International University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1120
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Hope International University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 890 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 1005 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 87 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

Hope International University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >47%
1005 to 1120 Avg + 34%-47%
890 to 1005 Avg - 23%-34%
775 to 890 Reach 15%-23%
Less than 775 Low <15%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Hope International University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Hope International University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 21
ACT Composite 75th 22
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into HIU?

Admission data indicates that HIU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. 35 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Hope International University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Hope International University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >47%
19 to 22 Avg + 34%-47%
16 to 19 Avg - 23%-34%
13 to 16 Reach 15%-23%
Less than 13 Low <15%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Hope International University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Hope International University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 719 332 1,051
Accepted 240 120 360
Acceptance Rate 33% 36% 34%
Enrolled 71 53 124
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 30% 44% 34%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Hope International University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Hope International University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Hope International University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=120537 IPEDS survey data for Hope International University.