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Lourdes University Admission Requirements

Sylvania, Ohio

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Chances of getting into Lourdes University

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Lourdes University? Lourdes University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Lourdes University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Lourdes University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 36% of students submitted SAT scores and 62% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..

Lourdes University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Applicants Submitting SAT 
SAT Scores for Lourdes University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 430
SAT Math 25th 420
SAT Composite 25th 850
SAT Scores for Lourdes University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 530
SAT Math 75th 550
SAT Composite 75th 1080
Average SAT Score 970

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

Lourdes University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 85 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 850 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 730. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 970 out of 1600. Lourdes University ranks #42 in Ohio for highest average SAT composite score. 36 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

Lourdes University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
1080 and Above Good >87%
965 to 1080 Avg + 78%-87%
850 to 965 Avg - 65%-78%
735 to 850 Reach 50%-65%
Less than 735 Low <50%
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Lourdes University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Applicants Submitting ACT 
ACT Scores for Lourdes University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Lourdes University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 22
ACT Math 75th 24
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Lourdes University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 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 23 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #44 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 62 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lourdes University.

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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lourdes University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
23 and Above Good >87%
20 to 23 Avg + 78%-87%
17 to 20 Avg - 65%-78%
14 to 17 Reach 50%-65%
Less than 14 Low <50%
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Lourdes University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Lourdes University?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Lourdes University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lourdes University was 3.26 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #55 in Ohio for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.26 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lourdes University accepts 78% of all applicants.

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

65% of Lourdes University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lourdes University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 10%
Top 25% of class 29%
Top 50% of class 65%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 310 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Lourdes University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lourdes University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lourdes 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=203757 IPEDS survey data for Lourdes University.


Does Lourdes University prefer SAT or ACT?

36% of students submit their SAT scores to Lourdes University. 62% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Lourdes University?

Lourdes University has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.