Hiram Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Hiram College
How hard is it to get into Hiram and can I get accepted? The school has a 58% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in Ohio for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,548 out of 2,687 applicants were admitted making Hiram a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 68 percent. Hiram College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Hiram SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT26%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||930|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1190|
|Average SAT Score||1060|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Hiram College?
Hiram College typically requires applicants to be in the top 73 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 930 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1060 out of 1600. The school ranks #37 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 26 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1190 and Above||Good||>70%|
|1060 to 1190||Avg +||58%-70%|
|930 to 1060||Avg -||45%-58%|
|800 to 930||Reach||32%-45%|
|Less than 800||Low||<32%|
Hiram ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT74%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|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 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #40 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.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>72%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||58%-72%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||47%-58%|
|15 to 18||Reach||36%-47%|
|Less than 15||Low||<36%|
Avg. High School GPA3.24*
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Hiram College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Hiram College was 3.24 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #34 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Hiram accepts 58% of students who apply.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||13%||15%|
Applications are DueAug 15, 2020
Days left to Apply132
Applicants have 132 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Hiram before the Aug 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Hiram College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|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.
Frequently Asked Questions
26% of students submit their SAT scores to Hiram. 74% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
58% of those who apply are granted admission to Hiram. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 930 and 1190. 26% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.