|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into BYU-I and can I get accepted? The school has a 96% acceptance rate ranking it #6 in Idaho for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 9,349 out of 9,762 applicants were admitted making Brigham Young University Idaho an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 59 percent. Brigham Young University Idaho 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 Brigham Young University Idaho is a prized outcome for many students.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. Brigham Young University Idaho is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||500|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||990|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1200|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Brigham Young University Idaho?
Brigham Young University Idaho typically prefers applicants to be in the top 62 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 990 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 880. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. The school ranks #3 in Idaho for highest average SAT composite score. 27 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1200 and Above||Good||>98%|
|1095 to 1200||Avg +||96%-98%|
|990 to 1095||Avg -||93%-96%|
|885 to 990||Reach||89%-93%|
|Less than 885||Low||<89%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||22|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into BYU-I?
Admission data indicates that BYU-I regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #4 in Idaho for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 76 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Brigham Young University Idaho.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>98%|
|22 to 25||Avg +||96%-98%|
|19 to 22||Avg -||93%-96%|
|16 to 19||Reach||89%-93%|
|Less than 16||Low||<89%|
What GPA do you need to get into Brigham Young University Idaho?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into BYU-I. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Brigham Young University Idaho was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #4 in Idaho for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.4 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as BYU-I accepts 96% of all applicants.
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||55%||57%||56%|
The application deadline for Fall 2021 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Brigham Young University Idaho is $35.
What are the requirements for admission to Brigham Young University Idaho and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor 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=142522 IPEDS survey data for Brigham Young University Idaho.
27% of students submit their SAT scores to BYU-I. 76% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
96% of those who apply are granted admission to BYU-I. Admission competition is and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 990 and 1200. 27% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 25. 76% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.