Kansas City, Missouri

Avila University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Avila University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Avila University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionHigh

How hard is it to get into Avila University and can I get accepted? The school has a 39% acceptance rate. Last year, 921 out of 2,370 applicants were admitted making Avila 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 56 percent. Avila University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 20% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Avila University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Avila University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 510
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1020
SAT Scores for Avila University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 580
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1120
Average SAT Score 1070

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Avila University?

Avila University typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. 7 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Avila University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1120 and Above Good >52%
1070 to 1120 Avg + 39%-52%
1020 to 1070 Avg - 27%-39%
970 to 1020 Reach 18%-27%
Less than 970 Low <18%
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Avila University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Avila University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 18
ACT Math 25th 18
ACT Composite 25th 19
ACT Scores for Avila University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Avila University?

Admission data indicates that Avila University 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 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 94 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Avila University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Avila University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >52%
21 to 23 Avg + 39%-52%
19 to 21 Avg - 27%-39%
17 to 19 Reach 18%-27%
Less than 17 Low <18%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

You will need above average high school grades to get into Avila University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Avila University was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Avila University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Avila University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 27% Good
3.50 to 3.75 18% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 16% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 18% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 18% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 3% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

High School Class Rank for admitted Avila University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 20%
Top 25% of class 26%
Top 50% of class 30%
Bottom 50% of class 19%
Bottom 25% of class 5%

Admission Statistics

Avila University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,011 1,052 2,370
Accepted 431 399 921
Acceptance Rate 43% 38% 39%
Enrolled 98 85 183
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 23% 21% 20%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 25, 2019
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 35 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 25, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Avila University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Avila University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Avila University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=176628 IPEDS survey data for Avila University.