Lamar University is a somewhat selective selective school. Approximately 6,250 applications are received by the school every year. The acceptance rate tends to be around 84 percent which is equal 5,249 students who passed the admission process of the school. However, when the term starts, only about 1,300 or 25 percent of the candidates who received the letter of acceptance from Lamar University decide to attend. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 36% and 63% for males and females respectively. However, of the first-year students enrolled, 56% were typically women and 43% 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 - 23 for ACT or 960 - 1,140 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual credit. Lamar University’s undergraduate application fee is $25. To submit your application to Lamar University, you will need to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, 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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75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
6,249
Male 2,294
Female 3,955

 

Acceptance
5,249
Male 1,956
Female 3,293

 

Enrollment Total
1,312
Male 576
Female 736


Acceptance Rate
84%
Male
85.3%
Female
83.3%

 

Yield
25%
Male
29.4%
Female
22.4%


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 credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    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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