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Western Illinois University SAT Scores

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SAT scores needed to get into Western Illinois University

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Western Illinois University is a test optional school meaning you are not required to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the school is "neither required nor recommended". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.

Average SAT Score 985

The average composite SAT score for admitted Western Illinois University freshman is 985 out of 1600. For perspective, a 985 is in the 38th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 880 to 1090

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 880 to 1090. The 75th percentile score is 1090 while the 25th percentile score is 880.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Western Illinois University but we estimate it to be around a 770 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 485

The average score for Western Illinois University students on the math portion of the SAT is 485 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 430 and the 75th percentile score 540.

Average SAT Reading Score 500

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 450 to 550 and the average score for Western Illinois University students is 500.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

77 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to Western Illinois University

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Western Illinois University based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 72.5%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.45.

Can I get into Western Illinois University with a 1090 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1090 or higher is very competitive at Western Illinois University and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have a very good chance of acceptance, around 83% or higher.

Can I get into Western Illinois University with a 990 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 990 to 1080 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 73% to 82%.

Can I get into Western Illinois University with a 880 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 880 to 980 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 58% to 71% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into Western Illinois University with a 770 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 770 to 870 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 56% chance of admission to Western Illinois University. SAT scores below 770 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class
Admission chances to Western Illinois University by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 99%
1590 99%
1580 99%
1570 99%
1560 99%
1550 99%
1540 99%
1530 99%
1520 99%
1510 98%
1500 98%
1490 98%
1480 98%
1470 98%
1460 98%
1450 98%
1440 98%
1430 98%
1420 97%
1410 97%
1400 97%
1390 97%
1380 97%
1370 96%
1360 96%
1350 96%
1340 96%
1330 95%
1320 95%
1310 95%
1300 95%
1290 94%
1280 94%
1270 94%
1260 93%
1250 93%
1240 92%
1230 92%
1220 92%
1210 91%
1200 91%
1190 90%
1180 89%
1170 89%
1160 88%
1150 88%
1140 87%
1130 86%
1120 85%
1110 85%
1100 84%
1090 83%
1080 82%
1070 81%
1060 80%
1050 79%
1040 78%
1030 77%
1020 76%
1010 75%
1000 74%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=149772 IPEDS survey data for Western Illinois University.