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Wright State University-Lake Campus Admission Requirements

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Your chances of getting into Wright State University Lake Campus

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Wright State University-Lake Campus? Wright State University Lake Campus 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 Wright State University Lake Campus directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Wright State University-Lake Campus GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 

3.27

Typical High School Grades 

B

What GPA do you need to get into Wright State University Lake Campus?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into Wright State University-Lake Campus are to have around a 3.27 high school GPA. You are required to have above average high school grades.

If your high school grades are above the average 3.27 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Wright State University-Lake Campus accepts 100% of applicants.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at Wright State University-Lake Campus is 3.27 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn B letter grades and regularly score around 83-86 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #54 in Ohio for highest average GPA.

Importance of GPA

Since Wright State University-Lake Campus is a test optional college, extra focus will be placed on your GPA when the school considers your application. As a result, it is very important that you meet the GPA requirements.

See additional colleges accepting applicants in the 3.3 GPA range.

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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Wright State University-Lake Campus SAT Scores

Testing Requirements

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Wright State University Lake Campus. If you optionally submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 1% of students submitted SAT scores and 90% submitted ACT scores for admission for the most recent academic year..

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 

790-890

Applicants Submitting SAT 

1%
SAT Scores for Wright State University Lake Campus
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 370
Math 25th Percentile 420
Composite 25th Percentile 790
SAT Scores for Wright State University Lake Campus
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 420
Math 75th Percentile 470
Composite 75th Percentile 890
Average SAT Score 840

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for you to be admitted to Wright State University Lake Campus?

Average Score & Range

The average SAT score at Wright State University-Lake Campus is 840 out of 1600 and the range for the middle 50% of accepted students is 790-890. Students who get into Wright State University Lake Campus score in the top 92 percent of all SAT test takers..  Wright State University-Lake Campus ranks #51 in the state of Ohio for highest average SAT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

You should target scoring 840 or above to be most competitive with other applicants. Wright State University-Lake Campus regularly admits students with SAT scores down to 790 on a 1600 scale. However, three quarter of admitted students score higher. If you score below a 790, admission should be considered a reach. Some students may be accepted with minimum SAT's as low as 740, but scores this low are outside the normal range.

Score Submission Requirements

Wright State University Lake Campus is a test optional school meaning do not have to submit SAT scores with your application. The position on SAT scores from the college is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".

View other colleges which accept students in the 840 SAT score range.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

The table below outlines your predicted admission chances based on SAT score alone. If you are an average applicant with a score of 840, you have around a 99% chance of being admitted. A 890 places you well ahead of most other applicants and gives you about a 99% chance of getting in.

Wright State University Lake Campus admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
890 and Above Good >99%
840 to 890 Avg + 99%-99%
790 to 840 Avg - 99%-99%
740 to 790 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 740 Low <99%
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Wright State University-Lake Campus ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

18-24 

Applicants Submitting ACT 

90%
ACT Scores for Wright State University Lake Campus
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile 16
Math 25th Percentile 18
Composite 25th Percentile 18
ACT Scores for Wright State University Lake Campus
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile 23
Math 75th Percentile 26
Composite 75th Percentile 24
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for students to get into Wright State University-Lake Campus?

Score Range

The average ACT score for admitted students to Wright State University-Lake Campus is 21, while the middle 50% of students (25th to 75th percentile) score between a 18 and 24.  The school ranks #40 in Ohio for highest average ACT composite score.

Score for Acceptance

For the best chance of admission, you should have an ACT of 21. This will place you in solid competition against other applicants. At a minimum, you should aim for a 18 and score in the score in the top 62 percent nationally. The lowest ACT score likely to be admitted is a 15.

Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 90 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Wright State University Lake Campus.

Score Submission Requirements

You do not have to to submit ACT scores with your application as Wright State University Lake Campus is test optional. The policy from the school on ACT scores is "not required for admission, but considered if submitted (test optional)".

Find other colleges with similar ACT score requirements

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class

Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Here are your predicted chances of getting into Wright State University-Lake Campus for different ACT score ranges. A typical applicant with a 21 score has around 99% chance of getting in. Your odds increase to about 99% with a 24 ACT score.

Wright State University Lake Campus admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness  Admission Chances 
24 and Above Good >99%
21 to 24 Avg + 99%-99%
18 to 21 Avg - 99%-99%
15 to 18 Reach 99%-99%
Less than 15 Low <99%
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High School Class Rank

60% of Wright State University Lake Campus freshman are in the top half of their high school graduating class and 25% are in the top quarter.

High School Class Rank for admitted Wright State University Lake Campus students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 8%
Top 25% of class 25%
Top 50% of class 60%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Fall 2024 Application Deadline

Applications Due

Aug 26, 2024

Days left to Apply

74

Applicants have 74 days left until the Fall 2024 term applications are due on Aug 26, 2024.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Wright State University Lake Campus is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Wright State University Lake Campus and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Wright State University Lake Campus Application Requirements
Test Scores Not required for admission, but considered if submitted (Test Optional)
High School GPA Required to be considered for admission
High School Class Rank Not considered for admission, even if submitted
Completion of College Preparatory Program Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Recommendations Not required for admission, but considered if submitted
Demonstration of Competencies Not considered for admission, even if submitted

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Wright State University Lake Campus
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=206613 IPEDS survey data for Wright State University Lake Campus.

FAQs

Does Wright State University Lake Campus prefer SAT or ACT?

1% of students submit their SAT scores to Wright State University-Lake Campus. 90% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Wright State University Lake Campus?

Wright State University-Lake Campus has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.