University of Tulsa (Tulsa University)

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Tulsa University can be found in Tulsa, OK, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. University of Tulsa has an enrollment of nearly four thousand students.

Students can submit either the ACT or SAT scores to University of Tulsa. A score within the range of 1130 to 1400 on the SAT exam, or 25 to 32 on the ACT exam is among the 25th - 75th percentile range among admitted students. We were able to estimate the Tulsa University average GPA (3.42 - 3.78) of admitted students by applying sampled GPA data on over 150 schools. University of Tulsa sends acceptance letters to approximately 40% of students applying per year. Of those that are admitted, nearly 29% enrolled. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Tulsa University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for University of Tulsa was reported as 40.6% in Fall 2013 with over 7,300 college applications submitted to University of Tulsa. 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

  • Tulsa University ACT Scores: 25 - 32
  • Tulsa University Average GPA: 3.42 - 3.78

How Hard Is It to Get into University of Tulsa?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to University of Tulsa is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

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 University of Tulsa has been getting lower when compared to averages from previous years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 49.6%
  • 2010-2011: 39.4%
  • 2011-2012: 40.9%
  • 2012-2013: 40.7%
  • 2013-2014: 40.6%
  • Projected Tulsa University Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 41.2%

How Does Tulsa University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for University of Tulsa is thirty-seven percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Oral Roberts University43.5%
Rogers State University54.5%
Oklahoma Wesleyan University49.3%
Bacone College71.8%
John Brown University69.8%

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 Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


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

ACT®Score Range
English24 - 33
Math24 - 30
Composite Score25 - 32
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