EOU Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Eastern Oregon University
|Admission Standards||Very Easy|
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into EOU and can I get accepted? The school has a 98% acceptance rate ranking it #21 in Oregon for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 995 out of 1,014 applicants were admitted making Eastern Oregon University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 66 percent. Eastern Oregon University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 32% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Sponsored by Cappex
Find out which students are getting accepted at EOU, which are not, and how your GPA, SAT, or ACT scores compare.Calculate My Chances
EOU SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT61%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||470|
|SAT Composite 25th||940|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1130|
|Average SAT Score||1040|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Eastern Oregon University?
Eastern Oregon University typically requires applicants to be in the top 71 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 940 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 840. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1040 out of 1600. The school ranks #13 in Oregon for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 61 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|
|1130 and Above||Good||>99%|
|1035 to 1130||Avg +||98%-99%|
|940 to 1035||Avg -||97%-98%|
|845 to 940||Reach||94%-97%|
|Less than 845||Low||<94%|
EOU ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT27%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||15|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||22|
|ACT Math 75th||23|
|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 EOU?
Admission data indicates that EOU 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 16 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 #13 in Oregon for highest average ACT composite score. 27 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Eastern Oregon University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|23 and Above||Good||>99%|
|20 to 23||Avg +||98%-99%|
|18 to 20||Avg -||97%-98%|
|16 to 18||Reach||95%-97%|
|Less than 16||Low||<95%|
Avg. High School GPA3.1
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Eastern Oregon University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Eastern Oregon University was 3.1 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #19 in Oregon for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.1 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as EOU accepts 98% of all applicants.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||30%||35%||32%|
What are the requirements for admission to Eastern Oregon University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=208646 IPEDS survey data for Eastern Oregon University.
Frequently Asked Questions
61% of students submit their SAT scores to EOU. 27% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
98% of those who apply are granted admission to EOU. Admission competition is and the college has very easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 940 and 1130. 61% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.