|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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.
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.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||950|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||590|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1170|
|Average SAT Score||1060|
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
|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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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||21|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
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
|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%|
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.
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
67% of Fort Lewis College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||13%|
|Top 25% of class||20%|
|Top 50% of class||67%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||24%||28%||25%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Jun 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Fort Lewis College is $40.
What are the requirements for admission to Fort Lewis College and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|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|
|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.
54% of students submit their SAT scores to FLC. 62% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
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.
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.
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.