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Monmouth, Oregon

Western Oregon State College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Western Oregon University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
80.6%
Admission Difficulty for Western Oregon University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into Western Oregon State College and can I get accepted? The school has a 81% acceptance rate ranking it #13 in Oregon for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,371 out of 2,942 applicants were admitted making Western Oregon University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Western Oregon University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

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Western Oregon State College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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SAT Scores for Western Oregon University
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SAT Scores for Western Oregon University
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Western Oregon State College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Applicants Submitting ACT
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.2
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Western Oregon University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Western Oregon University was 3.2 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #16 in Oregon for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.2 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Western Oregon State College accepts 81% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Western Oregon University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 14% Good
3.50 to 3.75 14% Good
3.25 to 3.50 17% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 19% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 31% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 5% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

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

High School Class Rank for admitted Western Oregon University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 14%
Top 25% of class 32%
Top 50% of class 65%
Bottom 50% of class 35%
Bottom 25% of class 6%

Admission Statistics

Western Oregon University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,829 1,113 2,942
Accepted 1,527 844 2,371
Acceptance Rate 83% 76% 81%
Enrolled 474 253 727
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 31% 30% 31%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Western Oregon University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Western Oregon University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Western Oregon University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=210429 IPEDS survey data for Western Oregon University.