Viterbo Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into Viterbo University
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Viterbo and can I get accepted? The school has a 76% acceptance rate ranking it #23 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,040 out of 1,372 applicants were admitted making Viterbo University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent. Viterbo University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 28% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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Viterbo SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT3%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||520|
|SAT Composite 25th||1040|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||660|
|SAT Math 75th||740|
|SAT Composite 75th||1400|
|Average SAT Score||1220|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Viterbo University?
Viterbo University typically requires applicants to be in the top 53 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1040 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1220 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Wisconsin for highest average SAT composite score. 3 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|
|1400 and Above||Good||>84%|
|1220 to 1400||Avg +||76%-84%|
|1040 to 1220||Avg -||65%-76%|
|860 to 1040||Reach||52%-65%|
|Less than 860||Low||<52%|
Viterbo ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT97%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||25|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||26|
|Average ACT Score||23|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Viterbo?
Admission data indicates that Viterbo regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 26 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #14 in Wisconsin for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 97 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Viterbo University.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|26 and Above||Good||>86%|
|23 to 26||Avg +||76%-86%|
|21 to 23||Avg -||67%-76%|
|19 to 21||Reach||58%-67%|
|Less than 19||Low||<58%|
Avg. High School GPA3.48
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into Viterbo University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Viterbo University was 3.48 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.48 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Viterbo accepts 76% of all applicants.
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||27%||32%||28%|
What are the requirements for admission to Viterbo 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||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=240107 IPEDS survey data for Viterbo University.
Frequently Asked Questions
3% of students submit their SAT scores to Viterbo. 97% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
76% of those who apply are granted admission to Viterbo. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1040 and 1400. 3% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.