|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
Can I get into UHWO? The school has a 79% acceptance rate. Last year, 845 out of 1,073 applicants were admitted making University of Hawaii West Oahu an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Only 34% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||480|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||950|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||570|
|SAT Composite 75th||1180|
|Estimated Average SAT||1070|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Hawaii West Oahu?
University of Hawaii West Oahu 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 830. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 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|
|1180 and Above||Good||>86%|
|1065 to 1180||Avg +||79%-86%|
|950 to 1065||Avg -||69%-79%|
|835 to 950||Reach||57%-69%|
|Less than 835||Low||<57%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||14|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||16|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||21|
|ACT Math 75th||20|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Estimated Average ACT||18|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UHWO?
Admission data indicates that UHWO 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 20 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 80 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Hawaii West Oahu.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>86%|
|18 to 20||Avg +||79%-86%|
|16 to 18||Avg -||69%-79%|
|14 to 16||Reach||57%-69%|
|Less than 14||Low||<57%|
University of Hawaii West Oahu has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||38%||25%||34%|
Applicants have 49 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to UHWO before the Aug 1 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jul 13||Jul 23|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Hawaii West Oahu and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|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=141981 IPEDS survey data for University of Hawaii West Oahu.