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Private 4 Year

Salve Regina University Admission Requirements

Newport, Rhode Island

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Chances of getting into Salve Regina University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
73.8%
Admission Difficulty for Salve Regina University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow
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How hard is it to get into Salve Regina University and can I get accepted? The school has a 74% acceptance rate ranking it #6 in Rhode Island for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,607 out of 4,889 applicants were admitted making Salve Regina University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Salve Regina University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Optional

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

Salve Regina University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Salve Regina University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Salve Regina University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Salve Regina University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Salve Regina University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Salve Regina University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Salve Regina University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.2
Typical High School Grades
B

What GPA do you need to get into Salve Regina University?

Applicants need about average high school grades to get into Salve Regina University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Salve Regina University was 3.2 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #7 in Rhode Island for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Salve Regina University accepts 74% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Salve Regina University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 12% Good
3.50 to 3.75 16% Good
3.25 to 3.50 19% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 25% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 25% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 3% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

83% of Salve Regina University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Salve Regina University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 15%
Top 25% of class 30%
Top 50% of class 83%
Bottom 50% of class 17%
Bottom 25% of class 4%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Salve Regina University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,426 1,462 4,889
Accepted 2,551 1,055 3,607
Acceptance Rate 74% 72% 74%
Enrolled 430 225 655
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 21% 18%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Salve Regina University is $50.

Admission Requirements

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

Salve Regina University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Considered but not required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Salve Regina University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=217536 IPEDS survey data for Salve Regina University.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Salve Regina University?

74% of those who apply are granted admission to Salve Regina University. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.