Lewis University

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Lewis University can be found in Romeoville, IL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. About 6,800 students are enrolled at Lewis University.

Most of the students that got into this school got an SAT score between 1360 to 1680, or got accepted with an ACT score between 21 to 26. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Lewis University average GPA ranges from 3.06 to 3.33 for accepted students. About 60 percent of all students which applied were admitted at Lewis University, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 23 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at lewisu.edu.

Overall Lewis University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Lewis University was reported as 55.9% in Fall 2013 with over 5,430 college 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: 1360 - 1680
  • ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.06 - 3.33

How Hard Is It to Get into Lewis University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Lewis 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 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 Lewis University has been on a downward trend over the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 74.5%
  • 2010-2011: 68.6%
  • 2011-2012: 61.9%
  • 2012-2013: 55.9%
  • 2013-2014: 55.9%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 59.7%

How Does Lewis University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Lewis University is zero percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
University of St Francis51.4%
Benedictine University69.5%
North Central College63.7%
Trinity Christian College90.2%
Aurora University76.0%

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 Recommended
  • 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 Lewis University (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading440 - 550
Math480 - 590
Writing440 - 540
Total Score1360 - 1680
ACT®Score Range
English21 - 26
Math21 - 26
Composite Score21 - 26
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