Asbury University

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Asbury University can be found in Wilmore, KY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Around 1,800 students are enrolled at Asbury University.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores in the range of 1008 (25th percentile) - 1240 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 21 (25th percentile) - 27 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants accepted to Asbury University. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Asbury University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.45. 66% of all those who apply are admitted to Asbury University, from which 40 percent choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Asbury University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Asbury University was reported as 65.7% in Fall 2013 with over 1,210 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 27
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.45

How Hard Is It to Get into Asbury University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Asbury University, ACT/SAT test scores and high school average GPA ranges of accepted students of previous years can help estimate the selectivity of a school.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2019 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Asbury University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 55.8%
  • 2010-2011: 66.3%
  • 2011-2012: 63.1%
  • 2012-2013: 63.3%
  • 2013-2014: 65.7%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 64.0%

How Does Asbury University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Asbury University is eighteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Transylvania University96.2%
Centre College68.6%
Midway College53.8%
Georgetown College82.2%
Kentucky State University37.9%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Asbury University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English21 - 29
Math20 - 26
Composite Score21 - 27
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