LVC Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Lebanon Valley College
|Applicant Competition||Very 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.
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LVC SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT72%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||540|
|SAT Math 25th||530|
|SAT Composite 25th||1070|
|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. 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|
|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%|
LVC ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT11%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||22|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|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.
|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%|
Avg. High School GPA3.46*
Typical High School GradesB+
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.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||22%||22%||22%|
What are the requirements for admission to Lebanon Valley College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|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|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=213507 IPEDS survey data for Lebanon Valley College.
Frequently Asked Questions
72% of students submit their SAT scores to LVC. 11% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
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.
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.