La Salle University

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La Salle University can be found in Philadelphia, PA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around seven thousand students enrolled per year at La Salle University.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this institution. Scores within the range of 880 (25th percentile) to 1100 (75th percentile) on the SAT and in the range of 19 (25th percentile) to 25 (75th percentile) for the ACT exam is usually submitted among applicants that get into this school. We were able to estimate the La Salle University average GPA (2.98 - 3.33) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. Approximately 80% of all students which applied were accepted at La Salle University, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 21% continued on to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at lasalle.edu.

Overall La Salle University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013

80.2%

The overall acceptance rate for La Salle University was reported as 80.2% in Fall 2013 with over 5,550 college applications submitted to La Salle University. 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: 19 - 25
  • Average GPA: 2.98 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into La Salle University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into La Salle 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 2017 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2017-2018 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for La Salle University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 71.3%
  • 2010-2011: 71.3%
  • 2011-2012: 73.2%
  • 2012-2013: 73.9%
  • 2013-2014: 80.2%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2017-2018: 75.6%

How Does La Salle University Compare?

80.2%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for La Salle University is forty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Philadelphia University64.1%
Arcadia University59.7%
Chestnut Hill College57.9%
Saint Joseph's University78.7%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington77.7%

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
  • College Prep Classes 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)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants5,54737.6%62.4%
Admitted4,44937.8%62.2%
Enrolled93936.2%63.8%

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

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score19 - 25
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