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Humboldt State University Admission Chances


Acceptance Rate

77%
Admission Difficulty for Humboldt State University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into Humboldt State University? The school has a 77% acceptance rate. Last year, 10,024 out of 13,018 applicants were admitted making Humboldt State University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores. Humboldt State University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
950-1180
Applicants Submitting SAT
92%
SAT Scores for Humboldt State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 950
SAT Scores for Humboldt State University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
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 Humboldt State University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 835. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1065 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 92 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

Humboldt State University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1180 and Above Good >85%
1065 to 1180 Avg + 77%-85%
950 to 1065 Avg - 66%-77%
835 to 950 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 835 Low <54%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
39%
ACT Scores for Humboldt State University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
ACT Scores for Humboldt State University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Humboldt State University?

Admission data indicates that Humboldt State University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. 39 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Humboldt State University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Humboldt State University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >85%
21 to 24 Avg + 77%-85%
18 to 21 Avg - 66%-77%
15 to 18 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 15 Low <54%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.21
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Humboldt State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Humboldt State University was 3.21 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.21 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Humboldt State University accepts 77% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Humboldt State University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 11% Good
3.50 to 3.75 13% Good
3.25 to 3.50 20% Good
3.00 to 3.25 25% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 30% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 1% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low

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Admission Statistics

Humboldt State University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 7,777 5,241 13,018
Accepted 6,226 3,798 10,024
Acceptance Rate 80% 72% 77%
Enrolled 879 541 1,420
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 14% 14% 14%

Fall 2018 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Nov 30, 2017
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2018 has passed. Applications were due on Nov 30, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Humboldt State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Humboldt State University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=115755 IPEDS survey data for Humboldt State University.