The institution is a non selective school. The school receives about 7,300 applications each year. The overall acceptance rate is around 86 percent which equates to about 6,300 students who were successful in the admission process of the school. However, when the year begins, only about 1,700 or 27 percent of the candidates will have chosen Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville as their school of choice. Based on the school’s application data, 38% of the applicants were men while 61% were women, however, after receiving the acceptance letter, only 55 percent of the women chose Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville as compared to 44 percent of men who decided to enroll.

Freshmen students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville when applying. Often, an ACT score between 20 - 26 or an SAT score between 1,020 - 1,220 is the range that students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville’s undergraduate application fee is $40. To apply to Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, you will need to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that applicants have the completion of college-preparatory program, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2019 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,306
Male 2,789
Female 4,517

 

Acceptance
6,283
Male 2,433
Female 3,850

 

Enrollment Total
1,696
Male 762
Female 934


Acceptance Rate
86%
Male
87.2%
Female
85.2%

 

Yield
27%
Male
31.3%
Female
24.3%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$40


Graduate

$40



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school rank

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