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Albion College Admission Requirements

Albion, Michigan

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Chances of getting into Albion College

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
74%
Admission Difficulty for Albion College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Moderate 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into Albion College and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Albion College is 74%.  It ranks #24 in Michigan for lowest rate of acceptance. Albion College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 3,498 out of 4,699 applicants were admitted.

The school has moderate admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent (SAT 930/1160 ACT 19/27). Albion College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.38. 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Albion College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Apr 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Albion College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 72% of students submitted SAT scores and 27% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Albion College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
930-1160
Applicants Submitting SAT 
72%
SAT Scores for Albion College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 470
SAT Composite 25th 930
SAT Scores for Albion College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 590
SAT Math 75th 570
SAT Composite 75th 1160
Average SAT Score 1050

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Albion College?

Albion College typically prefers applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 810. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1050 out of 1600. Albion College ranks #24 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Albion College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1160 and Above Good >84%
1045 to 1160 Avg + 74%-84%
930 to 1045 Avg - 60%-74%
815 to 930 Reach 44%-60%
Less than 815 Low <44%
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Albion College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
19-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
27%
ACT Scores for Albion College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Albion College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 26
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 23

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Albion College 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 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Michigan for highest average ACT composite score. 27 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Albion College.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Albion College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
27 and Above Good >84%
23 to 27 Avg + 74%-84%
19 to 23 Avg - 60%-74%
15 to 19 Reach 44%-60%
Less than 15 Low <44%
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Albion College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.38*
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Albion College?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Albion College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Albion College was 3.38 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #26 in Michigan for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Albion College accepts 74% of students who apply.

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*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.38 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

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Admission Statistics

Albion College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,559 2,140 4,699
Accepted 2,001 1,497 3,498
Acceptance Rate 78% 70% 74%
Enrolled 241 237 478
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 16% 14%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Apr 1, 2023
Days left to Apply
176

Applicants have 176 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Apr 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Albion College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Albion College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Albion College
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=168546 IPEDS survey data for Albion College.

FAQs

Does Albion College prefer SAT or ACT?

72% of students submit their SAT scores to Albion College. 27% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Albion College?

74% of those who apply are granted admission to Albion College. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Albion College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1160. 72% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Albion College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 19 and 27. 27% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.