Samford University is known for being a somewhat selective school. Around 3,900 applications are received by Samford University every year. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be 82 percent which is equal about 3,200 students being accepted to the school. Every year, about 30 percent of the 3,200 applicants who received the acceptance letter from Samford University made the decision to attend. The school’s application data shows that 34 percent of the students who applied are men compared to 65 percent who are women. When the term starts, about 67 percent of those accepted women enrolled at Samford University and 32 percent were males.

Freshmen students are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Samford University when applying. Usually, an ACT score between 23 - 29 or an SAT score between 1,072 - 1,270 is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Samford University’s undergraduate application fee is $40. To submit your application to Samford University, you will need to file these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that students have the completion of college-preparatory program.

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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 2018 Admissions Cycle
Applications
3,884
Male 1,326
Female 2,558

 

Acceptance
3,188
Male 1,044
Female 2,144

 

Enrollment Total
958
Male 314
Female 644


Acceptance Rate
82.1%
Male
78.7%
Female
83.8%

 

Yield
30.1%
Male
30.1%
Female
30%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$35



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Recommendations
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program

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