La Verne Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of La Verne
How hard is it to get into La Verne and can I get accepted? The school has a 48% acceptance rate ranking it #33 in California for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,809 out of 8,012 applicants were admitted making La Verne a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent. University of La Verne typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
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La Verne SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT89%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||560|
|SAT Math 25th||540|
|SAT Composite 25th||1100|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||650|
|SAT Math 75th||610|
|SAT Composite 75th||1260|
|Average SAT Score||1180|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of La Verne?
University of La Verne 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 1020. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1180 out of 1600. The school ranks #42 in California for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 89 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|
|1260 and Above||Good||>61%|
|1180 to 1260||Avg +||48%-61%|
|1100 to 1180||Avg -||35%-48%|
|1020 to 1100||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 1020||Low||<24%|
La Verne ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT22%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||18|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
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 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 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 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #46 in California for highest average ACT composite score. 22 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of La Verne.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>61%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||48%-61%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||35%-48%|
|16 to 19||Reach||24%-35%|
|Less than 16||Low||<24%|
Avg. High School GPA3.78
Typical High School GradesA-
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. The school ranks #18 in California for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to La Verne will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|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||N/A%||Low|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
60% of University of La Verne freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||23%|
|Top 25% of class||60%|
|Top 50% of class||89%|
|Bottom 50% of class||11%|
|Bottom 25% of class||1%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||19%||16%|
What are the requirements for admission to University of La Verne and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|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.
Frequently Asked Questions
89% of students submit their SAT scores to La Verne. 22% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
48% of those who apply are granted admission to La Verne. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1100 and 1260. 89% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.