Virginia Union University Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Virginia Union University
|Admission Standards||Extremely Easy|
How hard is it to get into Virginia Union University and can I get accepted? The school has a 44% acceptance rate ranking it #10 in Virginia for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,887 out of 4,296 applicants were admitted making Virginia Union University a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has extremely easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 80 percent. Virginia Union University typically accepts and attracts "C+" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Virginia Union University SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT32%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||460|
|SAT Math 25th||440|
|SAT Composite 25th||900|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||570|
|SAT Math 75th||530|
|SAT Composite 75th||1100|
|Average SAT Score||1000|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Virginia Union University?
Virginia Union University typically requires applicants to be in the top 78 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 900 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 800. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1000 out of 1600. The school ranks #37 in Virginia for highest average SAT composite score. 32 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|
|1100 and Above||Good||>57%|
|1000 to 1100||Avg +||44%-57%|
|900 to 1000||Avg -||32%-44%|
|800 to 900||Reach||21%-32%|
|Less than 800||Low||<21%|
Virginia Union University ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT9%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||12|
|ACT Math 25th||16|
|ACT Composite 25th||15|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||19|
|ACT Math 75th||19|
|ACT Composite 75th||20|
|Average ACT Score||17|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Virginia Union University?
Admission data indicates that Virginia Union University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 12 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 18 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 20 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #39 in Virginia for highest average ACT composite score. 9 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Virginia Union University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|20 and Above||Good||>60%|
|17 to 20||Avg +||44%-60%|
|15 to 17||Avg -||34%-44%|
|13 to 15||Reach||25%-34%|
|Less than 13||Low||<25%|
Avg. High School GPA2.61
Typical High School GradesC+
You can get into Virginia Union University with below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Virginia Union University was 2.61 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily C+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #41 in Virginia for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to Virginia Union University will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||2%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||7%||Good|
|3.00 to 3.25||10%||Good|
|2.75 to 3.00||33%||Good|
|2.50 to 2.75||43%||Avg -|
|2.25 to 2.50||2%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||1%||Reach|
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||4%|
|Top 25% of class||14%|
|Top 50% of class||33%|
|Bottom 50% of class||26%|
|Bottom 25% of class||14%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||29%||21%|
Applications are DueJun 30, 2020
Days left to Apply197
Applicants have 197 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Jun 30, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Virginia Union University before the Jun 30 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Mar 14||Mar 27|
|May 2||May 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Feb 8||Feb 19|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
What are the requirements for admission to Virginia Union University and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||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=234164 IPEDS survey data for Virginia Union University.
Frequently Asked Questions
32% of students submit their SAT scores to Virginia Union University. 9% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
44% of those who apply are granted admission to Virginia Union University. Admission competition is low and the college has extremely easy admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 900 and 1100. 32% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.