Washington University in St Louis

Washington University in St Louis

Saint Louis, Missouri


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$75

Admissions Website

admissions.wustl.edu

Online Application Website

admissions.wustl.edu

Admissions Statistics

Washington University in St Louis has an acceptance rate of 14%. The acceptance rate of 14% implies that for every 100 students that applied 14 students got accepted. 25,426 students appied to Washington University in St Louis. 14% of the students that applied got accepted, and 49% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

25,426

Acceptance Rate

14%

Washington University in St Louis has acceptance rate of 14% for male students and 14% for female students. 12,133 male students applied to Washington University in St Louis compared to 13,293 female students. 14% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 50% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 14% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 48% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants12,13313,293
Percent Admitted14%14%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled50%48%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to Washington University in St Louis are required to submit secondary school record, recommendations and admission test scores (SAT/ACT) for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit secondary school GPA, secondary school rank, completion of college-preparatory program and formal demonstration of competencies for admission.

What matters for admission

Open admission policyNo
Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Required

SAT Scores

37% of the enrolled students at Washington University in St Louis submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for Washington University in St Louis is 1520. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to Washington University in St Louis, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1480 to 1560. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1480 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1560.

SAT Composite Range

1480 - 1560

Students Submitting SAT

37%

The SAT reading score at Washington University in St Louis ranged from 720 to 760. The SAT math score at Washington University in St Louis ranged from 760 to 800.

SAT Reading Range720 - 760
SAT Math Range760 - 800

SAT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of SAT scores of the enrolled students.

ACT Scores

68% of the enrolled students at Washington University in St Louis submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for Washington University in St Louis is 34. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to Washington University in St Louis, 50% have ACT composite scores ranging from 33 to 35. 25% of enrolled students have ACT composite scores below 33 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have ACT composite scores above 35.

ACT Composite Range

33 - 35

Students Submitting ACT

68%

The ACT english score at Washington University in St Louis ranged from 34 to 35. The ACT math score at Washington University in St Louis ranged from 30 to 35.

ACT English Range34 - 35
ACT Math Range30 - 35

ACT lower and upper ranges are the 25th and 75th percentile of ACT scores of the enrolled students.

Credits Accepted

Credit TypeAccepted
Dual CreditNo
Credit for Life ExperiencesNo
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes