Lamar University is a non selective school. Approximately 6,130 applications are received by the school every year. The acceptance rate tends to be around 88 percent which is equal 5,393 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the term starts, only about 1,600 or 29 percent of the candidates who received the letter of acceptance from Lamar University decide to attend. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 39% and 60% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 54% were typically women and 45% were men. Freshmen students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Lamar University when filling out the application. In most cases, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 17 - 22 for ACT or 910 - 1,120 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment. Lamar University’s undergraduate application fee is $25. To submit your application to Lamar University, you will need to have these required documents: Secondary school rank and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have completions of a college-preparatory program and Formal demonstration of competencies.

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Student ACT Scores

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Student SAT Scores

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First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,129
Male 2,444
Female 3,685

 

Acceptance
5,393
Male 2,077
Female 3,316

 

Enrollment Total
1,568
Male 706
Female 862


Acceptance Rate
88%
Male
85%
Female
90%

 

Yield
29.1%
Male
34%
Female
26%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$25


Graduate

$25



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Secondary school rank
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies

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