Texas Woman’s University (TWU)

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Texas Woman's University can be found in Denton, TX, a public college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. TWU has an enrollment of nearly 17,000 students.

Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at Texas Woman's University. A score between 930 to 1150 on the SAT exam, or 16 to 23 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among accepted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the TWU average GPA range for accepted students is around 2.71 - 3.18. Texas Woman's University admits around 90 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, roughly 25 percent of students attended the school. When applying historical data, we have projected that the TWU acceptance rate 2021 will be around 83%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at twu.edu.

Overall TWU Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for Texas Woman's University was reported as 93.2% in Fall 2020 with over 5,660 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

  • TWU ACT Scores: 16 - 23
  • TWU Average GPA: 2.71 - 3.18

How Hard Is It to Get into Texas Woman's University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

When determining how difficult it is for students to get into Texas Woman's 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 TWU has been on an upward trend when compared to previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 85.9%
  • 2017-2018: 85.7%
  • 2018-2019: 86.8%
  • 2019-2020: 93.2%
  • Projected TWU Acceptance Rate 2023-2024: 82.8%

How Does TWU Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Texas Woman's University is sixty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Southern Methodist University47.3%
Texas Christian University47.2%
Southeastern Oklahoma State University73.7%
Texas A & M University-Commerce43.1%
Midwestern State University79.3%

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 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 TWU (Fall 2020)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading470 - 590
Math460 - 560
Total Score930 - 1150
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 23
Math16 - 23
Composite Score16 - 23
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