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 15,000 students.

Students can report either the SAT Exam or ACT scores at Texas Woman's University. A score between 1240 to 1590 on the SAT exam, or 17 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 2.89 - 3.18. Texas Woman's University admits around 90 percent of applicants each year. Of those that are accepted, roughly 30 percent of students attended the school. When applying historical data, we have projected that the TWU acceptance rate 2015 will be around 87%. You can get more information from the admissions office website at twu.edu.

Overall TWU Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Texas Woman's University was reported as 86.0% in Fall 2013 with over 4,430 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 SAT Scores: 1240 - 1590
  • TWU ACT Scores: 17 - 23
  • TWU Average GPA: 2.89 - 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 TWU, 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 Texas Woman's University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 82.7%
  • 2010-2011: 90.9%
  • 2011-2012: 88.3%
  • 2012-2013: 86.2%
  • 2013-2014: 86.0%
  • Projected TWU Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 86.8%

How Does TWU Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Texas Woman's University is fifty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Southern Methodist University50.7%
Dallas Baptist University42.3%
Texas Christian University47.4%
Texas A & M University-Commerce68.2%
Midwestern State University71.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings 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 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to TWU (Fall 2013)

SAT® SectionScore Range
Critical Reading410 - 530
Math430 - 540
Writing400 - 520
Total Score1240 - 1590
ACT®Score Range
English15 - 23
Math17 - 24
Composite Score17 - 23
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