Virginia Union University Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Virginia Union University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into Virginia Union University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 3,598 out of 7,337 applicants or 49% were admitted making Virginia Union University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Virginia Union University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 390
SAT Math 25th 380
SAT Composite 25th 770
SAT Scores for Virginia Union University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 470
SAT Math 75th 470
SAT Composite 75th 940
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Virginia Union University?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 770 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 685. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 855 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 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

Virginia Union University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
940 and Above Good >62%
855 to 940 Avg + 49%-62%
770 to 855 Avg - 36%-49%
685 to 770 Reach 25%-36%
Less than 685 Low <25%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Virginia Union University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 12
ACT Math 25th 15
ACT Composite 25th 14
ACT Scores for Virginia Union University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 17
ACT Math 75th 17
ACT Composite 75th 18
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Virginia Union University?

Admission data indicates that Virginia Union University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 14 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 16 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 18 and above have very competitive chances. 17 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Virginia Union University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Virginia Union University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
18 and Above Good >62%
16 to 18 Avg + 49%-62%
14 to 16 Avg - 36%-49%
12 to 14 Reach 25%-36%
Less than 12 Low <25%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Virginia Union University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Virginia Union University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,555 2,782 7,337
Accepted 2,221 1,377 3,598
Acceptance Rate 49% 49% 49%
Enrolled 271 185 456
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 13% 13%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Virginia Union University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Virginia Union 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=234164 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Union University.