University of Puget Sound, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Tacoma, WA, a predominately urban area. Approximately 3,100 students are enrolled at University of Puget Sound.
Students can submit either the ACT or SAT exam scores at this school. A score between 1670 - 2000 on the SAT exam, or 25 - 30 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the University of Puget Sound average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.42 - 3.71. About 90 percent of all applicant were accepted at University of Puget Sound, and from those that were granted acceptance roughly 17 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at pugetsound.edu.
The overall acceptance rate for University of Puget Sound was reported as 85.2% in Fall 2013 with over 4,590 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.
University of Puget Sound has a very competitive selection process for applicants, where most students accepted have a higher than average high school GPA and scored in the top percentiles on standardized tests like the SAT or ACT exam.
The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2019-2020 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for University of Puget Sound has been getting much higher in the past few years.
The acceptance rate for University of Puget Sound is fifty-four percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.
|University of Washington-Tacoma Campus||85.2%|
|Pacific Lutheran University||76.8%|
|Saint Martin's University||87.6%|
|Cornish College of the Arts||59.2%|
|The Evergreen State College||97.1%|
|SAT® Section||Score Range|
|Critical Reading||570 - 670|
|Math||550 - 660|
|Writing||550 - 670|
|Total Score||1670 - 2000|
|English||25 - 31|
|Math||24 - 29|
|Composite Score||25 - 30|