Friends University

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Friends University can be found in Wichita, KS, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 3,100 students enrolled each year at Friends University.

Many of the students that got into Friends University had an SAT score in the range of 770 - 1038, or got accepted with an ACT composite score in the range of 18 - 24. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Friends University average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.25 for accepted students. 59% of all those who apply are admitted to Friends University, from which 43 percent choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at friends.edu.

Overall Friends University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

58.6%

The overall acceptance rate for Friends University was reported as 58.6% in Fall 2013 with over 737 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: 18 - 24
  • Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Friends University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Friends 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 Friends University has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 65.7%
  • 2010-2011: 60.8%
  • 2011-2012: 64.0%
  • 2012-2013: 58.0%
  • 2013-2014: 58.6%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 60.1%

How Does Friends University Compare?

58.6%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Newman University44.7%
Bethel College-North Newton64.4%
Southwestern College89.7%
Tabor College73.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

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

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants73747.6%52.4%
Admitted43248.4%51.6%
Enrolled18449.5%50.5%

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

ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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