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Albion College Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

72.3%
Admission Difficulty for Albion College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionLow

Can I get into Albion College? The school has a 72% acceptance rate. Last year, 2,412 out of 3,338 applicants were admitted making Albion College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 58 percent. Albion College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
960-1280
Applicants Submitting SAT
9%
SAT Scores for Albion College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 470
SAT Math 25th 490
SAT Composite 25th 960
SAT Scores for Albion College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1280
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Albion College?

Albion College typically requires applicants to be in the top 68 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 960 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. 9 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

Albion College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1280 and Above Good >81%
1120 to 1280 Avg + 72%-81%
960 to 1120 Avg - 60%-72%
800 to 960 Reach 47%-60%
Less than 800 Low <47%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
20-26 
Applicants Submitting ACT
83%
ACT Scores for Albion College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Albion College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 26
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Albion College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Albion College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Albion College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >81%
23 to 26 Avg + 72%-81%
20 to 23 Avg - 60%-72%
17 to 20 Reach 47%-60%
Less than 17 Low <47%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.5
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Albion College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Albion College was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Albion College accepts 72% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Albion College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 31% Good
3.50 to 3.75 20% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 20% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 17% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 11% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 1% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

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Admission Statistics

Albion College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,816 1,522 3,338
Accepted 1,378 1,034 2,412
Acceptance Rate 76% 68% 72%
Enrolled 207 195 402
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 15% 19% 17%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Albion College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Albion College
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=168546 IPEDS survey data for Albion College.