University of Lynchburg Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of Lynchburg
How hard is it to get into University of Lynchburg and can I get accepted? The school has a 75% acceptance rate ranking it #29 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,638 out of 4,880 applicants were admitted making University of Lynchburg a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. University of Lynchburg typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 15% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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University of Lynchburg SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT89%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||560|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1080|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||650|
|SAT Math 75th||600|
|SAT Composite 75th||1250|
|Average SAT Score||1170|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Lynchburg?
University of Lynchburg typically requires applicants to be in the top 45 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1080 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 990. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1170 out of 1600. The school ranks #17 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 89 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 Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1250 and Above||Good||>84%|
|1165 to 1250||Avg +||75%-84%|
|1080 to 1165||Avg -||64%-75%|
|995 to 1080||Reach||51%-64%|
|Less than 995||Low||<51%|
University of Lynchburg ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT31%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||24|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|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 University of Lynchburg?
Admission data indicates that University of Lynchburg regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #27 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 31 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Lynchburg.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|24 and Above||Good||>85%|
|21 to 24||Avg +||75%-85%|
|19 to 21||Avg -||66%-75%|
|17 to 19||Reach||56%-66%|
|Less than 17||Low||<56%|
Avg. High School GPA3.29
Typical High School GradesB
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Lynchburg. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Lynchburg was 3.29 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 University of Lynchburg accepts 75% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Admission Chances|
|3.50 to 3.75||18%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||14%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||18%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||21%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||9%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||14%||16%||15%|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Lynchburg and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=232609 IPEDS survey data for University of Lynchburg.