|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
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How hard is it to get into University of St Thomas and can I get accepted? The school has a 87% acceptance rate ranking it #55 in Texas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 961 out of 1,101 applicants were admitted making University of St Thomas an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 49 percent. University of St Thomas typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 36% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||538|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1058|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||623|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1243|
|Average SAT Score||1150|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of St Thomas?
University of St Thomas typically requires applicants to be in the top 100 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1058 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1150 out of 1600. The school ranks #19 in Texas for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 71 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1243 and Above||Good||>92%|
|1150 to 1243||Avg +||87%-92%|
|1058 to 1150||Avg -||80%-87%|
|966 to 1058||Reach||70%-80%|
|Less than 966||Low||<70%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||25|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of St Thomas?
Admission data indicates that University of St Thomas regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 17 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #21 in Texas for highest average ACT composite score. 23 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of St Thomas.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>92%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||87%-92%|
|20 to 23||Avg -||80%-87%|
|17 to 20||Reach||70%-80%|
|Less than 17||Low||<70%|
What GPA do you need to get into University of St Thomas?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into University of St Thomas. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of St Thomas was 3.61 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Texas for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.61 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of St Thomas accepts 87% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||15%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||11%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||10%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||2%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House
53% of University of St Thomas freshman were in the top ten percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||53%|
|Top 25% of class||60%|
|Top 50% of class||71%|
|Bottom 50% of class||29%|
|Bottom 25% of class||6%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||33%||42%||36%|
What are the requirements for admission to University of St Thomas and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=227863 IPEDS survey data for University of St Thomas.
71% of students submit their SAT scores to University of St Thomas. 23% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
87% of those who apply are granted admission to University of St Thomas. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1058 and 1243. 71% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 20 and 26. 23% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.