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Loyola SAT Scores

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SAT scores needed to get into Loyola University Chicago

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Average SAT Score 1230

The average composite SAT score for admitted Loyola University Chicago freshman is 1230 out of 1600. Loyola students have the 195th highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1230 is in the 80th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 1130 to 1330

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1130 to 1330. The 75th percentile score is 1330 while the 25th percentile score is 1130.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Loyola but we estimate it to be around a 1030 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 615

The average score for Loyola students on the math portion of the SAT is 615 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 560 and the 75th percentile score 670.

Average SAT Reading Score 615

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 570 to 660 and the average score for Loyola University Chicago students is 615.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

55 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to Loyola University Chicago

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Loyola University Chicago based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 70.5%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.76.

Can I get into Loyola with a 1330 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1330 or higher is very competitive at Loyola and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 82% or higher.

Can I get into Loyola with a 1230 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1230 to 1320 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 71% to 81%.

Can I get into Loyola with a 1130 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 1130 to 1220 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 56% to 70% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into Loyola with a 1030 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 1030 to 1120 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 55% chance of admission to Loyola. SAT scores below 1030 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
Admission chances to Loyola University Chicago by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 96%
1590 96%
1580 96%
1570 96%
1560 95%
1550 95%
1540 95%
1530 94%
1520 94%
1510 94%
1500 93%
1490 93%
1480 92%
1470 92%
1460 91%
1450 91%
1440 90%
1430 90%
1420 89%
1410 89%
1400 88%
1390 87%
1380 87%
1370 86%
1360 85%
1350 84%
1340 83%
1330 82%
1320 81%
1310 80%
1300 79%
1290 78%
1280 77%
1270 76%
1260 75%
1250 74%
1240 72%
1230 71%
1220 70%
1210 68%
1200 67%
1190 65%
1180 64%
1170 62%
1160 61%
1150 59%
1140 58%
1130 56%
1120 55%
1110 53%
1100 52%
1090 50%
1080 48%
1070 47%
1060 45%
1050 44%
1040 42%
1030 40%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=146719 IPEDS survey data for Loyola University Chicago.