University of La Verne

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University of La Verne can be found in La Verne, CA, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. University of La Verne has an enrollment of over 8,400 students.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this college. Scores within the range of 1390 (25th percentile) to 1690 (75th percentile) on the SAT and within the range of 20 (25th percentile) to 25 (75th percentile) on the ACT is common among applicants that get into this school. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the University of La Verne average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. 39% of all those who apply are admitted to University of La Verne, from which 23% choose to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at laverne.edu.

Overall University of La Verne Acceptance Rate - Fall 2012

38.9%

The overall acceptance rate for University of La Verne was reported as 38.9% in Fall 2012 with over 6,990 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

  • SAT Scores: 1390 - 1690
  • ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into University of La Verne?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of University of La Verne is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

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 University of La Verne has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2008-2009: 59.3%
  • 2009-2010: 68.1%
  • 2010-2011: 59.3%
  • 2011-2012: 39.9%
  • 2012-2013: 38.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2019-2020: 47.6%

How Does University of La Verne Compare?

38.9%
This School
55.5%
National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of La Verne is forty-three percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Pomona College13.9%
Scripps College35.7%
Claremont McKenna College11.7%
Pitzer College14.5%
Hope International University46.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • 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 2012)

TotalMaleFemale
Applicants6,98939.3%60.7%
Admitted2,72236.9%63.1%
Enrolled62139.1%60.9%

Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to University of La Verne (Fall 2012)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading460 - 550
Math470 - 580
Writing460 - 560
Total Score1390 - 1690
ACT®Score Range
English19 - 25
Math19 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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