Davenport University (DU)

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DU can be found in Grand Rapids, MI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. There are around 7,100 students enrolled per year at DU.

82% of all those students that apply are admitted to DU, from which 30% choose to attend. You can get more information from the admissions office website at davenport.edu.

Overall Davenport University (DU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Davenport University was reported as 81.9% in Fall 2020 with over 2,570 college applications submitted to DU. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Davenport University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 78.4%
  • 2017-2018: 81.9%
  • 2018-2019: 89.3%
  • 2019-2020: 81.9%
  • Projected DU Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 77.7%

How Does Davenport University (DU) Compare?

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The acceptance rate for Davenport University is forty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

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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 Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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