|Admission Standards||Very High|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into ASU? The school has a 83% acceptance rate. Last year, 20,431 out of 24,764 applicants were admitted making Arizona State University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 39 percent. Arizona State University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 40% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||550|
|SAT Math 25th||550|
|SAT Composite 25th||1100|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||670|
|SAT Composite 75th||1340|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Arizona State University?
Arizona State University typically requires applicants to be in the top 41 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1100 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 980. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1220 out of 1600. 53 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1340 and Above||Good||>89%|
|1220 to 1340||Avg +||83%-89%|
|1100 to 1220||Avg -||74%-83%|
|980 to 1100||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 980||Low||<63%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into ASU?
Admission data indicates that ASU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 61 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Arizona State University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>89%|
|25 to 28||Avg +||83%-89%|
|22 to 25||Avg -||74%-83%|
|19 to 22||Reach||63%-74%|
|Less than 19||Low||<63%|
You will need above average high school grades to get into Arizona State University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Arizona State University was 3.42 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.42 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as ASU accepts 83% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||21%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||18%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||15%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||15%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||3%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||39%||42%||40%|
What are the requirements for admission to Arizona State University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=104151 IPEDS survey data for Arizona State University.