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LVC Admission Requirements

Annville, Pennsylvania

Chances of getting into Lebanon Valley College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
78.2%
Admission Difficulty for Lebanon Valley College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into LVC and can I get accepted? The school has a 78% acceptance rate ranking it #77 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,136 out of 2,731 applicants were admitted making Lebanon Valley College an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 42 percent. Lebanon Valley College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 22% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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LVC SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1070-1280
Applicants Submitting SAT
72%
SAT Scores for Lebanon Valley College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 530
SAT Composite 25th 1070
SAT Scores for Lebanon Valley College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 640
SAT Composite 75th 1280
Average SAT Score 1180

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Lebanon Valley College?

Lebanon Valley College typically requires applicants to be in the top 47 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1070 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 960. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1180 out of 1600. The school ranks #22 in Pennsylvania for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Lebanon Valley College admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1280 and Above Good >86%
1175 to 1280 Avg + 78%-86%
1070 to 1175 Avg - 68%-78%
965 to 1070 Reach 55%-68%
Less than 965 Low <55%
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LVC ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
11%
ACT Scores for Lebanon Valley College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for Lebanon Valley College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 25

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that LVC regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #20 in Pennsylvania for highest average ACT composite score. 11 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Lebanon Valley College.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2018 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Lebanon Valley College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >86%
25 to 28 Avg + 78%-86%
22 to 25 Avg - 68%-78%
19 to 22 Reach 55%-68%
Less than 19 Low <55%
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LVC GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.46*
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into Lebanon Valley College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Lebanon Valley College was 3.46 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #32 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.46 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as LVC accepts 78% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.46 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.

High School Class Rank

69% of Lebanon Valley College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lebanon Valley College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 38%
Top 25% of class 69%
Top 50% of class 93%
Bottom 50% of class 7%
Bottom 25% of class 0%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Lebanon Valley College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,360 1,371 2,731
Accepted 1,046 1,090 2,136
Acceptance Rate 77% 80% 78%
Enrolled 233 240 473
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 22% 22% 22%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lebanon Valley College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lebanon Valley College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Other Colleges to Consider

Other Colleges to Consider
Subject Percent of Class
E
Elizabethtown College

Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania

M
Maryland Institute College of Art

Baltimore, Maryland

S
Saint Joseph's University

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

M
Moore College of Art and Design

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

S
University of Scranton

Scranton, Pennsylvania

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Howard University

Washington, District Of Columbia

N
New York School of Interior Design

New York, New York

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213507 IPEDS survey data for Lebanon Valley College.

FAQs

Does Lebanon Valley College prefer SAT or ACT?

72% of students submit their SAT scores to LVC. 11% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Lebanon Valley College?

78% of those who apply are granted admission to LVC. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Lebanon Valley College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1070 and 1280. 72% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Lebanon Valley College?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 22 and 28. 11% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.


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