Pacific Northwestern Colleges for a 18 on the ACT

What Pacific Northwestern colleges can I apply to with an ACT score of 18?

With a 18 on the ACT, these are the Pacific Northwestern colleges you have a competitive chance to get into

Looking at the most recent published freshman class ACT scores for all Pacific Northwestern colleges, we've found 8 schools where submitting a 18 with your college application places you around the middle ACT score range of admitted students' average ACT scores. They represent the most popular schools where you will be a competitive applicant and those which have historically accepted a 18 ACT score. You can view your reach schools and safety schools by using the admission chance filter. Keep in mind, an ACT score alone won't get you admitted. It's equally important to have the GPA that the college is expecting for incoming students.

Is a 18 a good ACT score?

You can probably do better than a score of 18. It places you in the bottom 38th percentile nationally out of the 2 million test takers of the ACT entrance exam. The score indicates you've done a below average job answering the questions on the English, Math, Reading and Science sections of the test. Since your score is on the lower end of the range, consider taking a test prep course and re-taking the ACT to see if you can do better.

What is the SAT equivalent to a 18 ACT score?

For comparison purposes, a 18 on the ACT converts to a 970 on the SAT based on the College Board / ACT concordance. Not all colleges report both SAT and ACT score admission data so you should check our comparable listings for both standardized tests to find academically similar schools.

8 results found

Displaying 8 target schools where your 18 ACT score is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 21 reach schools and 18 safety schools you can consider.

Portland State University
P
Portland, OR
Portland State University

Public 4 Year

90% acceptance rate

  • 25,711enrollment
  • $13,573net price
  • $9,105tuition
  • 1010-1230SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.38Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance85%
Central Washington University
C
Ellensburg, WA
Central Washington University

Public 4 Year

78% acceptance rate

  • 12,342enrollment
  • $14,124net price
  • $8,072tuition
  • 960-1160SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance72%
Eastern Washington University
E
Cheney, WA
Eastern Washington University

Public 4 Year

63% acceptance rate

  • 12,633enrollment
  • $11,393net price
  • $7,323tuition
  • 870-1080SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance54%
University of Washington Tacoma Campus
W
Tacoma, WA
University of Washington Tacoma Campus

Public 4 Year

86% acceptance rate

  • 5,354enrollment
  • $8,674net price
  • $11,261tuition
  • 980-1190SAT range
  • 16-23ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance84%
Concordia University Portland
C
Portland, OR
 
Concordia University Portland

Private 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 5,342enrollment
  • $21,837net price
  • $31,158tuition
  • 990-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance50%
Eastern Oregon University
E
La Grande, OR
 
Eastern Oregon University

Public 4 Year

98% acceptance rate

  • 2,978enrollment
  • $14,777net price
  • $8,679tuition
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.1Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance97%
Saint Martin's University
S
Lacey, WA
 
Saint Martin's University

Private 4 Year

96% acceptance rate

  • 1,607enrollment
  • $22,695net price
  • $37,356tuition
  • 1020-1220SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.45Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance93%
Northwest Christian University
N
Eugene, OR
 
Northwest Christian University

Private 4 Year

62% acceptance rate

  • 800enrollment
  • $20,158net price
  • $30,050tuition
  • 940-1170SAT range
  • 18-23ACT range
  • 3.39Avg GPA
Your 18 ACT
Estimated Chance52%