The institution is known for being an extremely selective school. They receive roughly 31,500 applications every admission cycle. With regards to the acceptance rate, it tends to be around 11 percent which equals about 3,460 students being accepted to the school. Every year, about 46 percent of the 3,460 students who received the acceptance letter from Vanderbilt University made the decision to attend. The ratio of the applicants who applied is 45% and 54% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 52% were typically women and 47% were men.

Applicants should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Vanderbilt University when applying. Often, an ACT score between 32 - 35 or an SAT score between 1,470 - 1,570 is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, and Dual credit. Vanderbilt University’s undergraduate application fee is $50. To apply to Vanderbilt University, you are required to send these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that students who are applying have Recommendations, and Secondary school rank.

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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 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
31,462
Male 14,208
Female 17,254

 

Acceptance
3,460
Male 1,562
Female 1,725

 

Enrollment Total
1,601
Male 757
Female 844


Acceptance Rate
11%
Male
11%
Female
10%

 

Yield
46.3%
Male
48.5%
Female
48.9%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$50


Graduate

Unknown



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual credit

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language


    Recommended

    Recommendations
    Secondary school rank