Stevenson University (SU)

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Stevenson University can be found in Stevenson, MD, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Nearly 3,900 students are enrolled at SU.

An ACT or SAT exam may be required before applying to this school. Scores in the range of 1010 (25th percentile) - 1190 (75th percentile) on the SAT and between 18 (25th percentile) - 24 (75th percentile) on the ACT is typical among applicants that get into this school. By applying sampled GPA data from over 150 schools, we are able to estimate that the Stevenson University (SU) average GPA ranges from 2.89 to 3.25 for accepted students. An estimated 80% of all applicant were admitted at SU, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 19% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Stevenson University (SU) Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Stevenson University was reported as 80.8% in Fall 2020 with over 4,410 applications submitted to SU. 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

  • SU ACT Scores: 18 - 24
  • SU Average GPA: 2.89 - 3.25

How Hard Is It to Get into Stevenson University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Stevenson 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 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 Stevenson University has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 60.8%
  • 2017-2018: 60.9%
  • 2018-2019: 73.2%
  • 2019-2020: 80.8%
  • Projected SU Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 67.3%

How Does Stevenson University (SU) Compare?

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

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Goucher College81.3%
Notre Dame of Maryland University61.7%
Coppin State University28.0%
Maryland Institute College of Art63.9%
University of Baltimore78.0%

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 Recommended
  • 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 2020)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Stevenson University (SU) (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading510 - 600
Math500 - 590
Total Score1010 - 1190
ACT®Score Range
English17 - 24
Math17 - 24
Composite Score18 - 24
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