Can I get into USF Main Campus? The school has a 47% acceptance rate. Last year, 13,350 out of 28,628 applicants were admitted making USF Main Campus a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 30 percent. University of South Florida Main Campus typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||570|
|SAT Math 25th||570|
|SAT Composite 25th||1140|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||650|
|SAT Composite 75th||1310|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of South Florida Main Campus?
University of South Florida Main Campus 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 1055. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1225 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|
|1310 and Above||Good||>60%|
|1225 to 1310||Avg +||47%-60%|
|1140 to 1225||Avg -||34%-47%|
|1055 to 1140||Reach||23%-34%|
|Less than 1055||Low||<23%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||23|
|ACT Math 25th||23|
|ACT Composite 25th||24|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||29|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into USF Main Campus?
Admission data indicates that USF Main Campus regularly accepts students with ACT's of 24 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 27 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 26 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. 47 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of South Florida Main Campus.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>60%|
|26 to 28||Avg +||47%-60%|
|24 to 26||Avg -||34%-47%|
|22 to 24||Reach||23%-34%|
|Less than 22||Low||<23%|
You will need exceptionally good grades to get into University of South Florida Main Campus. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of South Florida Main Campus was 3.86 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to USF Main Campus will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||19%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.50||11%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.25||5%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||1%||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|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||30%||32%||30%|
Applicants have 74 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2019.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to USF Main Campus before the Mar 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Feb 9||Feb 20|
What are the requirements for admission to University of South Florida Main Campus and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|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=137351 IPEDS survey data for University of South Florida Main Campus.