Generally, Pacific Lutheran University is known for being a non selective school. They receive 3,220 applications each year from prospective students. The acceptance rate tends to be around 88 percent which is equal 2,833 students who were successful in the admission process of the institution. But, when the term begins, only about 500 or 18 percent of the applicants would have chosen Pacific Lutheran University as their future school. The school tends to see 40 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 59 percent who are women. When the year commences, about 65 percent of those accepted females chose Pacific Lutheran University and 34 percent were men. First-year students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Pacific Lutheran University when applying. Often, an ACT score between 23 - 30 or an SAT score between 1,140 - 1,360 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Pacific Lutheran University’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply to Pacific Lutheran University, you will need to send these documents: Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students have completions of a college-preparatory program.

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Student ACT Scores

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75th %



Student SAT Scores

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75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
3,220
Male 1,290
Female 1,929

 

Acceptance
2,833
Male 1,096
Female 1,737

 

Enrollment Total
509
Male 176
Female 333


Acceptance Rate
88%
Male
85%
Female
90%

 

Yield
18%
Male
16.1%
Female
19.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

$55



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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