Chances of getting into Hiram College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
63.5%
Admission Difficulty for Hiram College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Hiram and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate ranking it #23 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,754 out of 2,761 applicants were admitted making Hiram a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Hiram SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1020-1270
Applicants Submitting SAT
21%
SAT Scores for Hiram College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 1020
SAT Scores for Hiram College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 660
SAT Math 75th 610
SAT Composite 75th 1270
Average SAT Score 1150

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

Hiram College 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 890. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1150 out of 1600. The school ranks #34 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 21 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

Hiram College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1270 and Above Good >75%
1145 to 1270 Avg + 64%-75%
1020 to 1145 Avg - 51%-64%
895 to 1020 Reach 38%-51%
Less than 895 Low <38%
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Hiram ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
18-24 
Applicants Submitting ACT
68%
ACT Scores for Hiram College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 17
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 18
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 21

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 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 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 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #39 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 68 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Hiram College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Hiram College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >75%
21 to 24 Avg + 64%-75%
18 to 21 Avg - 51%-64%
15 to 18 Reach 38%-51%
Less than 15 Low <38%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Hiram College has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

Hiram College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 982 1,779 2,761
Accepted 708 1,046 1,754
Acceptance Rate 72% 59% 64%
Enrolled 126 132 258
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 18% 13% 15%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Aug 15, 2019
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2019 has passed. Applications were due on Aug 15, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Hiram College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Hiram College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations 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.