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Chances of getting into Fort Lewis College

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
92%
Admission Difficulty for Fort Lewis College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low
How hard is it to get into FLC and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at FLC is 92%.  It ranks #18 in Colorado for lowest rate of acceptance. Fort Lewis College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 3,200 out of 3,497 applicants were admitted.

The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent (SAT 950/1170 ACT 16/22). Fort Lewis College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.26. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 25% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The FLC application fee is $40 and applications are due by Jun 1.

Testing Requirements

You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Fort Lewis College is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.

FLC SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
950-1170
Applicants Submitting SAT
54%
SAT Scores for Fort Lewis College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 480
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 950
SAT Scores for Fort Lewis College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 580
SAT Composite 75th 1170
Average SAT Score 1060

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Fort Lewis College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 69 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 950 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. FLC ranks #10 in Colorado for highest average SAT composite score. 54 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Fort Lewis College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1170 and Above Good >95%
1060 to 1170 Avg + 92%-95%
950 to 1060 Avg - 87%-92%
840 to 950 Reach 80%-87%
Less than 840 Low <80%
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FLC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
16-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
62%
ACT Scores for Fort Lewis College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Fort Lewis College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 21
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that FLC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 13 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 19 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 in Colorado for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 62 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Fort Lewis College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Fort Lewis College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >95%
19 to 22 Avg + 92%-95%
16 to 19 Avg - 87%-92%
13 to 16 Reach 80%-87%
Less than 13 Low <80%
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FLC GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.26
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Fort Lewis College?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into FLC. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Fort Lewis College was 3.26 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #14 in Colorado for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.26 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as FLC accepts 92% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

67% of Fort Lewis College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Fort Lewis College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 13%
Top 25% of class 20%
Top 50% of class 67%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Fort Lewis College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,025 1,472 3,497
Accepted 1,855 1,345 3,200
Acceptance Rate 92% 91% 92%
Enrolled 439 374 813
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 24% 28% 25%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jun 1, 2022
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Fort Lewis College is $40.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Fort Lewis College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Fort Lewis College Application Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Fort Lewis 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=127185 IPEDS survey data for Fort Lewis College.

FAQs

Does Fort Lewis College prefer SAT or ACT?

54% of students submit their SAT scores to FLC. 62% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Fort Lewis College?

92% of those who apply are granted admission to FLC. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Fort Lewis College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 950 and 1170. 54% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Fort Lewis College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 22. 62% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.