|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Finlandia University and can I get accepted? The school has a 32% acceptance rate ranking it #3 in Michigan for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 484 out of 1,511 applicants were admitted making Finlandia University a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 74 percent. Finlandia University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Find out which students are getting accepted at Finlandia University, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.
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|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||450|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||890|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||540|
|SAT Math 75th||540|
|SAT Composite 75th||1080|
|Average SAT Score||990|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Finlandia University?
Finlandia University typically requires applicants to be in the top 79 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 890 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 790. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 990 out of 1600. The school ranks #34 in Michigan for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 78 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1080 and Above||Good||>44%|
|985 to 1080||Avg +||32%-44%|
|890 to 985||Avg -||22%-32%|
|795 to 890||Reach||14%-22%|
|Less than 795||Low||<14%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||17|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||22|
|ACT Composite 75th||22|
|Average ACT Score||19|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Finlandia University?
Admission data indicates that Finlandia University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #36 in Michigan for highest average ACT composite score. 39 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Finlandia University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|22 and Above||Good||>47%|
|19 to 22||Avg +||32%-47%|
|17 to 19||Avg -||24%-32%|
|15 to 17||Reach||17%-24%|
|Less than 15||Low||<17%|
You will need about average high school grades to get into Finlandia University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Finlandia University was 3.12 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #34 in Michigan for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Finlandia University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
*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. 3.12 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||19%||24%||21%|
What are the requirements for admission to Finlandia University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Neither required nor recommended|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
|Subject||Percent of Class|
Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Mount Pleasant, Iowa
Aberdeen, South Dakota
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=172440 IPEDS survey data for Finlandia University.
78% of students submit their SAT scores to Finlandia University. 39% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
32% of those who apply are granted admission to Finlandia University. Admission competition is high and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 890 and 1080. 78% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 17 and 22. 39% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.