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Chances of getting into Viterbo University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
76.6%
Admission Difficulty for Viterbo University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsAverage
Applicant CompetitionVery Low
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How hard is it to get into Viterbo and can I get accepted? The school has a 77% acceptance rate ranking it #21 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 974 out of 1,272 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 average requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 47 percent. Viterbo University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 29% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Viterbo SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1050-1270
Applicants Submitting SAT
3%
SAT Scores for Viterbo University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 540
SAT Math 25th 510
SAT Composite 25th 1050
SAT Scores for Viterbo University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 640
SAT Math 75th 630
SAT Composite 75th 1270
Average SAT Score 1160

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

Viterbo University typically requires applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 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 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1160 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.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Viterbo University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1270 and Above Good >85%
1160 to 1270 Avg + 77%-85%
1050 to 1160 Avg - 66%-77%
940 to 1050 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 940 Low <54%
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Viterbo ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
97%
ACT Scores for Viterbo University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for Viterbo University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 25
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 25
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 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #12 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.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Viterbo University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >85%
23 to 25 Avg + 77%-85%
21 to 23 Avg - 66%-77%
19 to 21 Reach 54%-66%
Less than 19 Low <54%
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Viterbo GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.48
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into Viterbo University?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Viterbo. 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 77% of all applicants.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Viterbo University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 34% Good
3.50 to 3.75 23% Avg +
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 11% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 11% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 3% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

GPA Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

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High School Class Rank

84% of Viterbo University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Viterbo University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 17%
Top 25% of class 45%
Top 50% of class 84%
Bottom 50% of class 16%
Bottom 25% of class 3%
Data Source, Wintergreen Orchard House

Applying

Admission Statistics

Viterbo University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 940 332 1,272
Accepted 737 237 974
Acceptance Rate 78% 71% 77%
Enrolled 218 65 283
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 30% 27% 29%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2019 starting class

Fall 2021 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jun 1, 2021
Days left to Apply
133

Applicants have 133 days left until the Fall 2021 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2021.

Admission Requirements

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

Viterbo University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Viterbo 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=240107 IPEDS survey data for Viterbo University.

FAQs

Does Viterbo University prefer SAT or ACT?

3% of students submit their SAT scores to Viterbo. 97% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Viterbo University?

77% of those who apply are granted admission to Viterbo. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for Viterbo University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1050 and 1270. 3% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for Viterbo University?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 21 and 25. 97% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.