Chances of getting into Regis University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
59.9%
Admission Difficulty for Regis University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionAverage

How hard is it to get into Regis and can I get accepted? The school has a 60% acceptance rate ranking it #6 in Colorado for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 4,427 out of 7,388 applicants were admitted making Regis a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 42 percent. Regis University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 12% 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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Regis SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1140-1320
Applicants Submitting SAT
24%
SAT Scores for Regis University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 590
SAT Math 25th 550
SAT Composite 25th 1140
SAT Scores for Regis University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 680
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1320
Average SAT Score 1230

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

Regis University typically requires applicants to be in the top 34 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1140 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 1050. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1230 out of 1600. The school ranks #7 in Colorado for highest average SAT composite score. 24 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

Regis University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1320 and Above Good >72%
1230 to 1320 Avg + 60%-72%
1140 to 1230 Avg - 47%-60%
1050 to 1140 Reach 34%-47%
Less than 1050 Low <34%
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Regis ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
20-26 
Applicants Submitting ACT
85%
ACT Scores for Regis University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 21
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 20
ACT Scores for Regis University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 26
Average ACT Score 23

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Regis regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Colorado for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 85 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Regis University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Regis University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >72%
23 to 26 Avg + 60%-72%
20 to 23 Avg - 47%-60%
17 to 20 Reach 34%-47%
Less than 17 Low <34%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.54
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need very good grades in high school to get into Regis University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Regis University was 3.54 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Colorado for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Regis accepts 60% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Regis University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 37% Good
3.50 to 3.75 24% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 13% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 8% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 13% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 5% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

56% of Regis University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Regis University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 27%
Top 25% of class 56%
Top 50% of class 85%
Bottom 50% of class 15%
Bottom 25% of class 9%

Admission Statistics

Regis University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 4,874 2,514 7,388
Accepted 2,984 1,443 4,427
Acceptance Rate 61% 57% 60%
Enrolled 364 176 540
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 12% 12%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Aug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Regis University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=127918 IPEDS survey data for Regis University.