Salve Regina University

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Salve Regina University can be found in Newport, RI, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Over 3,000 students are enrolled at Salve Regina University.

Salve Regina University accepts around 70 percent of students applying per year. Of those that are accepted, nearly 18 percent registered for enrollment. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Salve Regina University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Salve Regina University was reported as 73.8% in Fall 2020 with over 4,890 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.

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 Salve Regina University has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 68.4%
  • 2017-2018: 71.9%
  • 2018-2019: 76.2%
  • 2019-2020: 73.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 68.3%

How Does Salve Regina University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Salve Regina University is thirty percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

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Roger Williams University85.4%
Rhode Island School of Design25.8%
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Bryant University71.0%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters 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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