Generally, Willamette University is known for being a somewhat selective school. They receive approximately 3,680 applications every admission cycle from incoming students. The acceptance rate tends to be 80 percent which equates to about 2,940 students who passed the admission process of the school. But, when the term starts, only about 260 or 9 percent of the students who received the letter of acceptance from Willamette University choose to attend. Based on the institution’s application data, 38% of the applicants were men while 61% were women, however, after receiving the acceptance letter, only 57 percent of the women decided to study at Willamette University as compared to 42 percent of men who decided to enroll. Applicants are asked to submit their ACT or SAT scores to Willamette University when filling out the application. Most often, accepted applicants have test scores in the range of 25 - 30 for ACT or 1,100 - 1,330 for SAT. This school also accepts Advanced Placement (AP) credits and Dual enrollment. Willamette University’s undergraduate application fee is $0. To apply at Willamette University, you are required to file these documents: Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, Secondary school GPA, and a Secondary school record. The institution recommends that applicants have ACT/SAT scores and a 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 2021 Admissions Cycle. Test scores last reported in 2015
Applications
3,680
Male 1,429
Female 2,251

 

Acceptance
2,944
Male 1,091
Female 1,853

 

Enrollment Total
264
Male 112
Female 152


Acceptance Rate
80%
Male
76.4%
Female
82.3%

 

Yield
9%
Male
10.3%
Female
8.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$0


Graduate

$0



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Advanced Placement (AP) credits
  • Dual enrollment

    Admission considerations

    Required

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


    Recommended

    Admission test scores
    Secondary school rank

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