Chances of getting into Brigham Young University Hawaii

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Brigham Young University Hawaii
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionHigh

How hard is it to get into BYUH and can I get accepted? The school has a 37% acceptance rate ranking it #1 in Hawaii for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,228 out of 3,340 applicants were admitted making BYUH a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 34 percent. Only 50% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Brigham Young University Hawaii
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 590
SAT Math 25th 570
SAT Composite 25th 1160
SAT Scores for Brigham Young University Hawaii
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 670
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1310
Average SAT Score 1240

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Brigham Young University Hawaii?

Brigham Young University Hawaii typically requires applicants to be in the top 31 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1160 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 1080. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1240 out of 1600. The school ranks #1 in Hawaii for highest average SAT composite score. 25 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

Brigham Young University Hawaii admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1310 and Above Good >50%
1235 to 1310 Avg + 37%-50%
1160 to 1235 Avg - 26%-37%
1085 to 1160 Reach 17%-26%
Less than 1085 Low <17%
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ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Brigham Young University Hawaii
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Brigham Young University Hawaii
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 26
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that BYUH regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #1 in Hawaii for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 78 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Brigham Young University Hawaii.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Brigham Young University Hawaii admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
26 and Above Good >50%
24 to 26 Avg + 37%-50%
22 to 24 Avg - 26%-37%
20 to 22 Reach 17%-26%
Less than 20 Low <17%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Brigham Young University Hawaii has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Brigham Young University Hawaii admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,147 1,193 3,340
Accepted 747 481 1,228
Acceptance Rate 35% 40% 37%
Enrolled 464 150 614
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 62% 31% 50%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 15, 2019
Days left to Apply

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 15, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Brigham Young University Hawaii and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Brigham Young University Hawaii
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education IPEDS survey data for Brigham Young University Hawaii.