BYUH Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Brigham Young University Hawaii
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. Brigham Young University Hawaii typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 50% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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BYUH SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT25%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||590|
|SAT Math 25th||570|
|SAT Composite 25th||1160|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||670|
|SAT Math 75th||640|
|SAT Composite 75th||1310|
|Average SAT Score||1240|
SAT Scores you need to get in
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.
|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%|
BYUH ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT78%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|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.
|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%|
Avg. High School GPA3.47*
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Brigham Young University Hawaii. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Brigham Young University Hawaii was 3.47 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #1 in Hawaii for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to BYUH will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||62%||31%||50%|
Applications are DueFeb 15, 2020
Days left to Apply92
Applicants have 92 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Feb 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to BYUH before the Feb 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
What are the requirements for admission to Brigham Young University Hawaii 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||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=230047 IPEDS survey data for Brigham Young University Hawaii.