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Lakeland University Admission Requirements

Plymouth, Wisconsin

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Your chances of getting into Lakeland University

Admission Rate & Difficulty

Percent Admitted 

80.1%
Admission Difficulty for Lakeland University
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Very Low 

Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Lakeland University is 80.1%.  Its admission rate is the 18th lowest in Wisconsin.

Admission Selectivity

How hard is it to get into Lakeland University and can you get accepted?

Lakeland University is an easy school to get into and you have a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission criteria. Last year, 882 out of the 1,101 who applied were admitted.

Lakeland University typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.0. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 19% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Can you get into Lakeland University?

80% are accepted, can you get in? Use the admission calculator to see if you have the grades and test scores needed to get in. See your admission chances based on your extracurriculars, intended major, background, and more.

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Admission Requirements in Brief

To have the best chance of getting into to Lakeland University you should:

  • Have a high school GPA of 3.0 or better
  • Earn B grades in high school
  • Graduate in the top half of your high school class
  • Submit letters of recommendation from your teachers

Lakeland University GPA

GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 

3.0

Typical High School Grades 

B

What GPA do you need to get into Lakeland University?

GPA Requirements

The GPA requirements for getting into Lakeland University are to have around a 3.0 high school GPA. You need about average high school grades.

If your high school grades are above the average 3.0 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Lakeland University accepts 80% of applicants.

Average GPA

The average unweighted GPA at Lakeland University is 3.0 on the 4.0 scale. To achieve the average GPA for admission, you need to earn B letter grades and regularly score around 83-86 percent on tests and assignments in high school.  The school ranks #34 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA.

Importance of GPA

Since Lakeland University is a test optional college, extra focus will be placed on your GPA when the school considers your application. As a result, it is very important that you meet the GPA requirements.

See additional colleges accepting applicants in the 3.0 GPA range.

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2022

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Lakeland University SAT Scores

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by Lakeland University.

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting SAT 

17%
SAT Scores for Lakeland University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
SAT Scores for Lakeland University
SAT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
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Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Lakeland University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 

Not Reported

Applicants Submitting ACT 

79%
ACT Scores for Lakeland University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
Reading 25th Percentile N/A
Math 25th Percentile N/A
Composite 25th Percentile N/A
ACT Scores for Lakeland University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
Reading 75th Percentile N/A
Math 75th Percentile N/A
Composite 75th Percentile N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

High School Class Rank

70% of Lakeland University freshman are in the top half of their high school graduating class and 30% are in the top quarter.

High School Class Rank for admitted Lakeland University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 15%
Top 25% of class 30%
Top 50% of class 70%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

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Admission Statistics

Admission and enrollment rates by gender are detailed the the table below.

Lakeland University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 329 772 1,101
Accepted 285 597 882
Acceptance Rate 87% 77% 80%
Enrolled 63 101 164
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 22% 17% 19%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2021 starting class

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Lakeland University is $35.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Lakeland University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Lakeland University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Other Colleges to Apply To 

Students applying to Lakeland University often consider these colleges

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238980 IPEDS survey data for Lakeland University.

FAQs

Does Lakeland University prefer SAT or ACT?

17% of students submit their SAT scores to Lakeland University. 79% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Lakeland University?

80% of those who apply are granted admission to Lakeland University. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.