Southwestern Adventist University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Southwestern Adventist University
Open Admission Policy
Can I get into Southwestern Adventist University? Southwestern Adventist University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Southwestern Adventist University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.
Southwestern Adventist University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT55%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||980|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||650|
|SAT Math 75th||560|
|SAT Composite 75th||1210|
|Average SAT Score||1100|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Southwestern Adventist University?
Southwestern Adventist University typically requires applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1100 out of 1600. The school ranks #49 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. 55 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 scores are not required for admission consideration at Southwestern Adventist University.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1210 and Above||Good||>74%|
|1095 to 1210||Avg +||62%-74%|
|980 to 1095||Avg -||49%-62%|
|865 to 980||Reach||36%-49%|
|Less than 865||Low||<36%|
Southwestern Adventist University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT45%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||17|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||24|
|Average ACT Score||21|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Southwestern Adventist University?
Admission data indicates that Southwestern Adventist University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #36 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 45 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Southwestern Adventist University.
ACT scores are not required for admission consideration at Southwestern Adventist University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>74%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||62%-74%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||49%-62%|
|15 to 18||Reach||36%-49%|
|Less than 15||Low||<36%|
Avg. High School GPA3.3
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Southwestern Adventist University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Southwestern Adventist University was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #26 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Southwestern Adventist University accepts 62% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||16%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||13%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||20%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||7%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||2%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
Applications are DueAug 15, 2020
Days left to Apply333
Applicants have 333 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 15, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Southwestern Adventist University before the Aug 15 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 5||Oct 18|
|Nov 2||Nov 15|
|Dec 7||Dec 20|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Oct 26||Nov 14|
|Dec 14||Dec 24|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Southwestern Adventist University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Not applicable|
|High School GPA||Not applicable|
|High School Class Rank||Not applicable|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Not applicable|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Not applicable|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=228468 IPEDS survey data for Southwestern Adventist University.