Brigham Young University-Idaho (BYU-I)

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Brigham Young University-Idaho can be found in Rexburg, ID, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around sixteen thousand students enrolled per year at BYU-I.

Students can submit either the SAT or ACT exam scores to BYU-I. A score between 890 to 1120 on the SAT exam, or 20 to 25 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the BYU-I average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. Based on historical acceptance rate data, the projected BYU-I acceptance rate 2015 is estimated to be 99%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall BYU-I Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Brigham Young University-Idaho was reported as 99.6% in Fall 2013 with over 6,690 applications submitted to BYU-I. 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

  • BYU-I ACT Scores: 20 - 25
  • BYU-I Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Brigham Young University-Idaho?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Brigham Young University-Idaho, 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 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Brigham Young University-Idaho has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 97.1%
  • 2010-2011: 97.3%
  • 2011-2012: 99.4%
  • 2012-2013: 99.3%
  • 2013-2014: 99.6%
  • Projected BYU-I Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 99.0%

How Does BYU-I Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for BYU-I is seventy-nine percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Montana State University84.5%
Utah State University96.7%
University of Utah81.7%
Boise State University77.7%
The University of Montana94.2%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores 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 BYU-I (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English20 - 25
Math18 - 25
Composite Score20 - 25
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