Private 4 Year

Susquahanna Admission Requirements

Selinsgrove, Pennsylvania

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Chances of getting into Susquehanna University

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Susquehanna University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into Susquahanna and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Susquahanna is 73%.  It ranks #41 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Susquahanna is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 4,015 out of 5,497 applicants were admitted.

Susquehanna University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.67. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 14% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Susquahanna application fee is $0 and applications are due by Mar 1.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Susquehanna University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Susquahanna SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

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Applicants Submitting SAT 
SAT Scores for Susquehanna University
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SAT Scores for Susquehanna University
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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Susquahanna ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
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ACT Scores for Susquehanna University
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Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Susquahanna GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Susquehanna University?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Susquahanna. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Susquehanna University was 3.67 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #19 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Susquahanna accepts 73% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

63% of Susquehanna University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Susquehanna University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 25%
Top 25% of class 63%
Top 50% of class 88%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Susquehanna University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,101 2,393 5,497
Accepted 2,374 1,639 4,015
Acceptance Rate 77% 68% 73%
Enrolled 320 253 573
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 13% 15% 14%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Mar 1, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 86 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Susquehanna University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Susquehanna University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Susquehanna University Application Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Susquehanna 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=216278 IPEDS survey data for Susquehanna University.


What is my chance of getting into Susquehanna University?

73% of those who apply are granted admission to Susquahanna. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.