Private 4 Year

Newman University Admission Requirements

Wichita, Kansas

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Chances of getting into Newman University

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Newman University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Newman University and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Newman University is 83%.  It ranks #16 in Kansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Newman University is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 496 out of 597 applicants were admitted.

Newman University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.56. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Newman University application fee is $25 and applications are due by Jul 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Newman University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 13% of students submitted SAT scores and 90% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Newman University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
SAT Scores for Newman University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Newman University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Newman University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
ACT Scores for Newman University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Newman University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Newman University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Newman University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Newman University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Newman University was 3.56 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #4 in Kansas for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.56 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Newman University accepts 83% of all applicants.

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High School GPA's for admitted Newman University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness 
4.0 0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 25.0% Good
3.50 to 3.74 23.0% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 19.0% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 15.0% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 12.0% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 5.0% Reach
1.00 to 1.99 1.0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

58% of Newman University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Newman University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 21%
Top 25% of class 41%
Top 50% of class 58%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Newman University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 368 229 597
Accepted 304 192 496
Acceptance Rate 83% 84% 83%
Enrolled 80 68 148
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 26% 35% 30%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jul 15, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 282 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jul 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Newman University is $25.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Newman University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Newman University Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Newman University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=155335 IPEDS survey data for Newman University.


Does Newman University prefer SAT or ACT?

13% of students submit their SAT scores to Newman University. 90% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Newman University?

83% of those who apply are granted admission to Newman University. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.