Saint Leo University (SLU)

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SLU can be found in Saint Leo, FL, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. SLU has an enrollment of around 11,000 students.

An estimated 70% of all applicant were accepted at Saint Leo University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 21% continued on to enroll. When applying historical data, we have projected that the Saint Leo University (SLU) acceptance rate 2021 will be around 61%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Saint Leo University (SLU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Saint Leo University was reported as 72.1% in Fall 2020 with over 5,200 applications submitted to SLU. 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 2023 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2023-2024 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Saint Leo University has been slowly getting higher over the past years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 69.7%
  • 2017-2018: 58.5%
  • 2018-2019: 60.3%
  • 2019-2020: 72.1%
  • Projected SLU Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 61.3%

How Does Saint Leo University (SLU) Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Saint Leo University is twenty-seven percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The University of Tampa44.8%
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach60.9%
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide62.0%
Florida Institute of Technology65.8%

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 Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

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

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