La Verne Admission Chances

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for University of La Verne
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into La Verne? The school has a 47% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,859 out of 8,179 applicants were admitted making La Verne a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores. University of La Verne typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for University of La Verne
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1030
SAT Scores for University of La Verne
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 590
SAT Composite 75th 1210
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of La Verne?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1030 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 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 88 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

University of La Verne admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >60%
1120 to 1210 Avg + 47%-60%
1030 to 1120 Avg - 34%-47%
940 to 1030 Reach 23%-34%
Less than 940 Low <23%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for University of La Verne
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 19
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for University of La Verne
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that La Verne regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. 34 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of La Verne.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of La Verne admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >60%
22 to 24 Avg + 47%-60%
20 to 22 Avg - 34%-47%
18 to 20 Reach 23%-34%
Less than 18 Low <23%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need exceptionally good grades to get into University of La Verne. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of La Verne was 3.78 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to La Verne will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of La Verne students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 27% Good
3.50 to 3.75 20% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 22% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 21% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 10% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 0% Low
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low


Admission Statistics

University of La Verne admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,046 3,133 8,179
Accepted 2,433 1,426 3,859
Acceptance Rate 48% 46% 47%
Enrolled 451 273 724
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 19% 19% 19%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of La Verne and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of La Verne Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of La Verne
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=117140 IPEDS survey data for University of La Verne.