Overall, Western Illinois University is known for being a fairly selective school. The school receives about 7,160 applications every admission cycle . With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it tends to be around 73 percent which equates to about 5,200 students being accepted to the institution. Annually, 18 percent of the 5,200 students who received the acceptance letter from Western Illinois University decided to attend. The institution tends to have 37 percent of the applicants who applied are men compared to 62 percent who are women. When the year commences, about 61 percent of those accepted women chose Western Illinois University and 38 percent were males. The undergraduate application fee imposes by Western Illinois University is $30. To apply at Western Illinois University, you are required to present these documents: Completion of college-preparatory program, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. Freshmen students should submit their ACT or SAT scores to Western Illinois University when filling out the application. Most often, an ACT score of 17 - 22 or a 910 - 1,120 SAT score is the range that applicants have greater chances to be accepted. This school also allows submissions of Advanced Placement (AP) credits, Credit for life experiences, and Dual enrollment.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2021 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,156
Male 2,714
Female 4,442

 

Acceptance
5,193
Male 1,818
Female 3,375

 

Enrollment Total
936
Male 363
Female 573


Acceptance Rate
72.6%
Male
67%
Female
76%

 

Yield
18%
Male
20%
Female
17%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$30


Graduate

$30



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Credit for life experiences
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)



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