Ottawa University-Ottawa (OU)
Ottawa University-Ottawa can be found in Ottawa, KS, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. OU has only around 560 enrolled students, which allows them to offer smaller classes.
Students can report either the ACT or SAT scores at OU. A score in the range of 1140 to 1550 on the SAT exam, or 19 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the OU average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.71 - 3.18.
Overall OU Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013
The overall acceptance rate for Ottawa University-Ottawa was reported as 98.9% in Fall 2013 with over 267 college applications submitted to Ottawa University-Ottawa. 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
- OU SAT Scores: 1140 - 1550
- OU ACT Scores: 19 - 25
- OU Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.18
How Hard Is It to Get into Ottawa University-Ottawa?
Applicant Selectivity: Medium
When determining how difficult it is for students to get into OU, 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 2020 Projection
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Ottawa University-Ottawa has been getting much higher in the past few years.
Acceptance Rate By Year
- 2009-2010: 70.5%
- 2010-2011: 61.9%
- 2011-2012: 94.6%
- 2012-2013: 95.6%
- 2013-2014: 98.9%
- Projected OU Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 90.9%
How Does OU Compare?
The acceptance rate for Ottawa University-Ottawa is seventy-eight percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates
|Bethel College-North Newton||64.4%|
|Kansas Wesleyan University||53.7%|
Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details
General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions
- High School GPA Scores are Recommended
- High School Class Rankings are Recommended
- School Records are Required
- College Prep Classes are Recommended
- Submit Recommendation Letters are Recommended
- Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
- TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required
Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)
Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to OU (Fall 2013)
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||390 - 530|
|Math||400 - 550|
|Writing||350 - 470|
|Total Score||1140 - 1550|
|English||18 - 24|
|Math||18 - 25|
|Composite Score||19 - 25|