Indiana University South Bend 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 "considered but not required". If you do elect to submit your SAT scores, the following information is helpful to understand how you compare with other applicants.
The average composite SAT score for admitted Indiana University South Bend freshman is 1035 out of 1600. For perspective, a 1035 is in the 47th percentile of all SAT test takers.
The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 930 to 1140. The 75th percentile score is 1140 while the 25th percentile score is 930.
The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by IU South Bend but we estimate it to be around a 820 total composite SAT score.
The average score for IU South Bend students on the math portion of the SAT is 510 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 460 and the 75th percentile score 560.
The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 470 to 580 and the average score for Indiana University South Bend students is 525.
Below are estimated chances of being accepted at Indiana University South Bend based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 86.9%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.18.
An SAT score of 1140 or higher is very competitive at IU South Bend and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. You have an almost certain chance of acceptance with the probability 93% or higher.
Scores between 1040 to 1130 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. Your chance of acceptance is very high, estimated about 87% to 92%.
SAT scores between 930 to 1030 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 78% to 87% percent chance of being admitted.
SAT scores from 820 to 920 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 77% chance of admission to IU South Bend. SAT scores below 820 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=151342 IPEDS survey data for Indiana University South Bend.