Generally, Gustavus Adolphus College is known for being a fairly selective school. They receive about 4,830 applications each year from prospective students. The acceptance rate tends to be around 68 percent which equates to 3,279 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the year starts, only about 600 or 18 percent of the students would have picked Gustavus Adolphus College as their future school. Based on the application data, 41% of the students were men while 58% were women, however, after receiving the letter of acceptance, only 60 percent of the women chose Gustavus Adolphus College as compared to 39 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Gustavus Adolphus College when filling out the application. In most cases, accepted students have test scores in the range of 24 - 30 for ACT or 1,080 - 1,340 for SAT. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Gustavus Adolphus College’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply at Gustavus Adolphus College, you are required to present these documents: Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, Secondary school rank, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have ACT/SAT scores, the completion of college-preparatory program, and Formal demonstration of competencies.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle. Test scores last reported in 2013
Applications
4,834
Male 1,997
Female 2,837

 

Acceptance
3,279
Male 1,257
Female 2,022

 

Enrollment Total
588
Male 231
Female 357


Acceptance Rate
67.8%
Male
62.9%
Female
71.3%

 

Yield
17.9%
Male
18.4%
Female
17.7%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies

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