Andrews University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Andrews University
How hard is it to get into Andrews University and can I get accepted? The school has a 66% acceptance rate ranking it #12 in Michigan for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 947 out of 1,445 applicants were admitted making Andrews University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent. Andrews University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Andrews University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT51%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||1040|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||640|
|SAT Composite 75th||1300|
|Average SAT Score||1170|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Andrews University?
Andrews University typically requires applicants to be in the top 53 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1040 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1170 out of 1600. The school ranks #9 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. 51 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1300 and Above||Good||>77%|
|1170 to 1300||Avg +||66%-77%|
|1040 to 1170||Avg -||53%-66%|
|910 to 1040||Reach||40%-53%|
|Less than 910||Low||<40%|
Andrews University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT71%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||24|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Andrews University?
Admission data indicates that Andrews University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 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. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 71 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Andrews University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|27 and Above||Good||>77%|
|24 to 27||Avg +||66%-77%|
|21 to 24||Avg -||53%-66%|
|18 to 21||Reach||40%-53%|
|Less than 18||Low||<40%|
Avg. High School GPA3.49
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Andrews University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Andrews University was 3.49 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #11 in Michigan for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Andrews University accepts 66% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||11%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||12%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||15%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||2%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
74% of Andrews University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||22%|
|Top 25% of class||46%|
|Top 50% of class||74%|
|Bottom 50% of class||26%|
|Bottom 25% of class||9%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||32%||31%||31%|
What are the requirements for admission to Andrews University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=168740 IPEDS survey data for Andrews University.
Frequently Asked Questions
51% of students submit their SAT scores to Andrews University. 71% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
66% of those who apply are granted admission to Andrews University. Admission competition is low and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1040 and 1300. 51% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.