The institution is known for being an extremely selective school. The institution receives about 29,000 applications every admission cycle. The overall acceptance rate tends to be around 17 percent which equates to 4,827 students who were successful in the admission process of the institution. However, when the term starts, only about 1,800 or 37 percent of the applicants who earned acceptance letter from Washington University in St Louis decide to register. The school’s application data shows that 47 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 52 percent who are women. When the semester begins, about 52 percent of those accepted women enrolled at Washington University in St Louis and 47 percent were males.

The undergraduate application fee requires by Washington University in St Louis is $75. To apply at Washington University in St Louis, you are required to have these documents: ACT/SAT scores, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. It is also recommended that applicants have the completion of college-preparatory program, Formal demonstration of competencies, Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank. Freshmen students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Washington University in St Louis when applying. Most often, an ACT score of 32 - 34 or a 1,450 - 1,550 SAT score is the range in which students have greater chances to be accepted. This institution also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2016 Admissions Cycle
Applications
29,197
Male 13,760
Female 15,437

 

Acceptance
4,827
Male 2,361
Female 2,466

 

Enrollment Total
1,776
Male 839
Female 937


Acceptance Rate
16.5%
Male
17.2%
Female
16%

 

Yield
36.8%
Male
35.5%
Female
38%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$45



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Formal demonstration of competencies
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank