Laurel University Admission Requirements

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Laurel University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionHigh

Can I get into Laurel University? The school has a 39% acceptance rate. Last year, 65 out of 165 applicants were admitted making Laurel University a highly competitive school to get into with a lesser chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants.  Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 84 percent. Of those applicants who were admitted, 51% enrolled. With over half of admitted students enrolling, acceptance by Laurel University is a prized outcome for many students.

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SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Laurel University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 400
SAT Math 25th 420
SAT Composite 25th 820
SAT Scores for Laurel University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 720
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1320
SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Laurel University typically requires applicants to be in the top 88 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 820 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 570. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. 52 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

Laurel University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1320 and Above Good >52%
1070 to 1320 Avg + 39%-52%
820 to 1070 Avg - 27%-39%
570 to 820 Reach 18%-27%
Less than 570 Low <18%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Laurel University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 14
ACT Math 25th 15
ACT Composite 25th 15
ACT Scores for Laurel University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 24
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Laurel University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 10 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. 43 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Laurel University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Laurel University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >54%
19 to 24 Avg + 39%-54%
15 to 19 Avg - 29%-39%
11 to 15 Reach 20%-29%
Less than 11 Low <20%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Laurel University has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Laurel University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 103 62 165
Accepted 45 20 65
Acceptance Rate 44% 32% 39%
Enrolled 24 9 33
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 53% 45% 51%

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Laurel 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=198747 IPEDS survey data for Laurel University.