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Salisbury Admission Requirements

Salisbury, Maryland

Chances of getting into Salisbury University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
62.2%
Admission Difficulty for Salisbury University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Salisbury and can I get accepted? The school has a 62% acceptance rate ranking it #10 in Maryland for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 5,585 out of 8,983 applicants were admitted making Salisbury a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Salisbury University typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

Can you get in?

Find out which students are getting accepted at Salisbury, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.

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Salisbury SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Salisbury University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Salisbury 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 2018 starting class

Salisbury ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Salisbury University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Salisbury 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 2018 starting class

Salisbury GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.71
Typical High School Grades
A-

What GPA do you need to get into Salisbury University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Salisbury. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Salisbury University was 3.71 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Maryland for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Salisbury accepts 62% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Salisbury University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 50% Good
3.50 to 3.75 27% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 9% Reach
3.00 to 3.25 8% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 6% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

High School Class Rank

59% of Salisbury University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Salisbury University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 23%
Top 25% of class 59%
Top 50% of class 93%
Bottom 50% of class 7%
Bottom 25% of class -1%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Salisbury University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 5,156 3,827 8,983
Accepted 3,516 2,069 5,585
Acceptance Rate 68% 54% 62%
Enrolled 744 545 1,289
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 21% 26% 23%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Jan 15, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Jan 15, 2020.

Admission Requirements

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

Salisbury University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

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

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
D
Delaware State University

Dover, Delaware

C
Coppin State University

Baltimore, Maryland

L
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

Lincoln University, Pennsylvania

N
Norfolk State University

Norfolk, Virginia

V
Virginia State University

Petersburg, Virginia

E
Elizabeth City State University

Elizabeth City, North Carolina

F
Fayetteville State University

Fayetteville, North Carolina

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=163851 IPEDS survey data for Salisbury University.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Salisbury University?

62% of those who apply are granted admission to Salisbury. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.


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