The acceptance rate at Saint John's is 81%. It ranks #29 in Minnesota for lowest rate of acceptance. Saint Johns University is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,298 out of 1,595 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 37 percent (SAT 945/1195 ACT 22/27). Saint Johns University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.5. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Saint John's application fee is $0 and applications are due by May 1.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Saint Johns University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 16% of students submitted SAT scores and 87% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||465|
|SAT Math 25th||480|
|SAT Composite 25th||945|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||615|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1195|
|Average SAT Score||1070
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Saint Johns University?
Saint Johns University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 945 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 820. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. Saint John's ranks #17 in Minnesota for highest average SAT composite score. 16 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||22|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||24
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Saint John's?
Admission data indicates that Saint John's regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 20 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 Minnesota for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 87 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Saint Johns University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
What GPA do you need to get into Saint Johns University?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Saint John's. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Saint Johns University was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #15 in Minnesota for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.5 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Saint John's accepts 81% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||17.56%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||22.92%||Avg -|
|3.25 to 3.49||20.49%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||13.66%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||14.15%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||0.73%||Low|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
77% of Saint Johns University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||14%|
|Top 25% of class||39%|
|Top 50% of class||77%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||?||32%||32%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on May 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Saint Johns University is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Saint Johns University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174792 IPEDS survey data for Saint Johns University.
16% of students submit their SAT scores to Saint John's. 87% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
81% of those who apply are granted admission to Saint John's. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 945 and 1195. 16% 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 22 and 27. 87% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.