Chances of getting into Averett University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
61%
Admission Difficulty for Averett University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExtremely Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into AU and can I get accepted? The school has a 61% acceptance rate ranking it #18 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,778 out of 2,914 applicants were admitted making AU a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 72 percent. Averett University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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AU SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
910-1110
Applicants Submitting SAT
64%
SAT Scores for Averett University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 460
SAT Math 25th 450
SAT Composite 25th 910
SAT Scores for Averett University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 570
SAT Math 75th 540
SAT Composite 75th 1110
Average SAT Score 1010

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Averett University?

Averett University typically requires applicants to be in the top 76 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 910 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 810. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1010 out of 1600. The school ranks #36 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 64 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Averett University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1110 and Above Good >73%
1010 to 1110 Avg + 61%-73%
910 to 1010 Avg - 48%-61%
810 to 910 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 810 Low <35%
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AU ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-22 
Applicants Submitting ACT
36%
ACT Scores for Averett University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 17
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Averett University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 21
ACT Math 75th 20
ACT Composite 75th 22
Average ACT Score 19

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into AU?

Admission data indicates that AU regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 22 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #34 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 36 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Averett University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Averett University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
22 and Above Good >75%
19 to 22 Avg + 61%-75%
17 to 19 Avg - 51%-61%
15 to 17 Reach 40%-51%
Less than 15 Low <40%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.17
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Averett University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Averett University was 3.17 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #31 in Virginia for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as AU accepts 61% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Averett University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 17% Good
3.50 to 3.75 13% Good
3.25 to 3.50 12% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 21% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 22% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 14% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Averett University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,367 1,547 2,914
Accepted 842 936 1,778
Acceptance Rate 62% 61% 61%
Enrolled 103 178 281
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 12% 19% 16%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jul 15, 2020
Days left to Apply
302

Applicants have 302 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jul 15, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to AU before the Jul 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
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

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Averett University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Averett University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Averett 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=231420 IPEDS survey data for Averett University.