Point U Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Point University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Point U and can I get accepted? The school has a 35% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in Georgia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 493 out of 1,406 applicants were admitted making Point U a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Point University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 56% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Point University is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Point U SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT38%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||950|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Point University?
Point University typically requires 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #36 in Georgia for highest average SAT composite score. 38 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|
|1130 and Above||Good||>48%|
|1040 to 1130||Avg +||35%-48%|
|950 to 1040||Avg -||24%-35%|
|860 to 950||Reach||16%-24%|
|Less than 860||Low||<16%|
Point U ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT45%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||21|
|Average ACT Score||18|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Point U?
Admission data indicates that Point U 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 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 21 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #37 in Georgia for highest average ACT composite score. 45 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Point University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|21 and Above||Good||>50%|
|18 to 21||Avg +||35%-50%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||26%-35%|
|14 to 16||Reach||19%-26%|
|Less than 14||Low||<19%|
Avg. High School GPA3.27
Typical High School GradesB
You will need above average high school grades to get into Point University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Point University was 3.27 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #19 in Georgia for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Point U will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||19%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||16%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||21%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||6%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
66% of Point University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||12%|
|Top 25% of class||34%|
|Top 50% of class||66%|
|Bottom 50% of class||34%|
|Bottom 25% of class||7%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||48%||62%||56%|
Applications are DueAug 5, 2020
Days left to Apply286
Applicants have 286 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 5, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Point U before the Aug 5 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Point University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=138868 IPEDS survey data for Point University.