The acceptance rate at Saint Louis University-Main Campus is 56%. It ranks #7 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Saint Louis University-Main Campus is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 9,208 out of 16,580 applicants were admitted.
The school has very high admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 26 percent (SAT 1160/1370 ACT 25/31). Saint Louis University Main Campus typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.94. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
The Saint Louis University-Main Campus application fee is $0 and applications are due by Mar 1.
You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. Saint Louis University Main Campus is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to confirm the most up to date testing requirements.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||580|
|SAT Math 25th||580|
|SAT Composite 25th||1160|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||680|
|SAT Math 75th||690|
|SAT Composite 75th||1370|
|Average SAT Score||1270
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Saint Louis University Main Campus?
Saint Louis University Main Campus typically prefers applicants to be in the top 31 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1160 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 1050. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1270 out of 1600. Saint Louis University-Main Campus ranks #3 in Missouri and #151 in the nation for highest average SAT composite score. 32 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||25|
|ACT Math 25th||24|
|ACT Composite 25th||25|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||34|
|ACT Math 75th||29|
|ACT Composite 75th||31|
|Average ACT Score||28
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Saint Louis University-Main Campus?
Admission data indicates that Saint Louis University-Main Campus regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 22 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 31 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #3 in Missouri and #150 in the U.S. for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Saint Louis University Main Campus.
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What GPA do you need to get into Saint Louis University Main Campus?
Applicants require exceptionally good grades to get into Saint Louis University-Main Campus. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Saint Louis University Main Campus was 3.94 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #2 in Missouri for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Saint Louis University-Main Campus accepts 56% of students who apply.
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|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||19.27%||Avg|
|3.50 to 3.74||12.41%||Reach|
|3.25 to 3.49||7.46%||Reach|
|3.00 to 3.24||4.55%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||4.22%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||0.2%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||0%||Reach|
|less than 1.00||0%||Reach|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
70% of Saint Louis University Main Campus freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||39%|
|Top 25% of class||70%|
|Top 50% of class||91%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||16%||17%|
Applicants have 86 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2023.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Saint Louis University Main Campus is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Saint Louis University Main Campus and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Required|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=179159 IPEDS survey data for Saint Louis University Main Campus.
32% of students submit their SAT scores to Saint Louis University-Main Campus. 83% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
56% of those who apply are granted admission to Saint Louis University-Main Campus. Admission competition is low and the college has very high admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1160 and 1370. 32% 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 25 and 31. 83% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.