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Southeastern Admission Requirements


Acceptance Rate

88.3%
Admission Difficulty for Southeastern Louisiana University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsEasy
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Can I get into Southeastern? The school has a 88% acceptance rate. Last year, 3,932 out of 4,451 applicants were admitted making Southeastern Louisiana University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 56 percent. Southeastern Louisiana University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Of those applicants who were admitted, 70% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Southeastern Louisiana University is a prized outcome for many students. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Southeastern Louisiana University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Southeastern Louisiana University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Estimated Average SAT N/A

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
19-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
100%
ACT Scores for Southeastern Louisiana University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Southeastern Louisiana University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 24
Estimated Average ACT 21
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Southeastern?

Admission data indicates that Southeastern 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 100 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Southeastern Louisiana University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Southeastern Louisiana University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >93%
21 to 24 Avg + 88%-93%
19 to 21 Avg - 83%-88%
17 to 19 Reach 76%-83%
Less than 17 Low <76%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Avg. High School GPA
3.13
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Southeastern Louisiana University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Southeastern Louisiana University was 3.13 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.13 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Southeastern accepts 88% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Southeastern Louisiana University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 12% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 17% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 31% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 10% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

63% of Southeastern Louisiana University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Southeastern Louisiana University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 30%
Top 50% of class 63%
Bottom 50% of class 37%
Bottom 25% of class 12%

Admission Statistics

Southeastern Louisiana University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,700 1,751 4,451
Accepted 2,401 1,531 3,932
Acceptance Rate 89% 87% 88%
Enrolled 1,707 1,030 2,737
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 71% 67% 70%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
50

Applicants have 50 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Southeastern before the Aug 1 application deadline.

ACT Test Date Scores Available
Jul 13 Jul 23

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Southeastern Louisiana University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Southeastern Louisiana University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Southeastern Louisiana University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=160612 IPEDS survey data for Southeastern Louisiana University.