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Hiram, Ohio

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Chances of getting into Hiram College

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
93%
Admission Difficulty for Hiram College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Very Easy 
Applicant Competition Very Low 
How hard is it to get into Hiram and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Hiram is 93%.  It ranks #67 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Hiram College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,424 out of 1,535 applicants were admitted.

The school has very easy admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 77 percent (SAT 890/1100 ACT 16/24). Hiram College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.39. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Hiram application fee is $0 and applications are due by Mar 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Hiram College. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 26% of students submitted SAT scores and 74% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Hiram SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
890-1100
Applicants Submitting SAT 
26%
SAT Scores for Hiram College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 440
SAT Composite 25th 890
SAT Scores for Hiram College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1100
Average SAT Score 1000

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Hiram College?

Hiram College typically prefers 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 780. The average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. Hiram ranks #40 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 26 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Hiram College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1100 and Above Good >96%
995 to 1100 Avg + 93%-96%
890 to 995 Avg - 87%-93%
785 to 890 Reach 79%-87%
Less than 785 Low <79%
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Hiram ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
16-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
74%
ACT Scores for Hiram College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 16
ACT Scores for Hiram College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 24
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 24
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Hiram regularly accepts students with ACT's of 16 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 75 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 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. The school ranks #42 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 74 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Hiram College.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Hiram College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
24 and Above Good >96%
20 to 24 Avg + 93%-96%
16 to 20 Avg - 87%-93%
12 to 16 Reach 79%-87%
Less than 12 Low <79%
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Hiram GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
3.39
Typical High School Grades 
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Hiram College?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Hiram. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Hiram College was 3.39 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #40 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.39 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Hiram accepts 93% of all applicants.

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

71% of Hiram College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Hiram College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 14%
Top 25% of class 40%
Top 50% of class 71%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

Hiram College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 764 771 1,535
Accepted 732 692 1,424
Acceptance Rate 96% 90% 93%
Enrolled 126 106 232
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 15% 16%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Mar 15, 2023
Days left to Apply
46

Applicants have 46 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Hiram College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Hiram College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Hiram College Application Requirements
Test Scores Considered but not required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Hiram College
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=203128 IPEDS survey data for Hiram College.

FAQs

Does Hiram College prefer SAT or ACT?

26% of students submit their SAT scores to Hiram. 74% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Hiram College?

93% of those who apply are granted admission to Hiram. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Hiram College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 890 and 1100. 26% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Hiram College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 16 and 24. 74% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.