West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester University of Pennsylvania

West Chester, Pennsylvania


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$45

Admissions Statistics

West Chester University of Pennsylvania has an acceptance rate of 75%. The acceptance rate of 75% implies that for every 100 students that applied 75 students got accepted. 15,077 students appied to West Chester University of Pennsylvania. 75% of the students that applied got accepted, and 25% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

15,077

Acceptance Rate

75%

West Chester University of Pennsylvania has acceptance rate of 73% for male students and 77% for female students. 5,393 male students applied to West Chester University of Pennsylvania compared to 9,684 female students. 73% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 28% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 77% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 24% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants5,3939,684
Percent Admitted73%77%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled28%24%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to West Chester University of Pennsylvania are required to submit secondary school record, completion of college-preparatory program and admission test scores (SAT/ACT) for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit secondary school GPA, secondary school rank 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 programRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRecommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Required

SAT Scores

92% of the enrolled students at West Chester University of Pennsylvania submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for West Chester University of Pennsylvania is 1120. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1030 to 1210. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1030 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1210.

SAT Composite Range

1030 - 1210

Students Submitting SAT

92%

The SAT reading score at West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranged from 520 to 610. The SAT math score at West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranged from 510 to 600.

SAT Reading Range520 - 610
SAT Math Range510 - 600

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

ACT Scores

8% of the enrolled students at West Chester University of Pennsylvania submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for West Chester University of Pennsylvania is 23. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to West Chester University of Pennsylvania, 50% have ACT composite scores ranging from 20 to 26. 25% of enrolled students have ACT composite scores below 20 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have ACT composite scores above 26.

ACT Composite Range

20 - 26

Students Submitting ACT

8%

The ACT english score at West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranged from 20 to 26. The ACT math score at West Chester University of Pennsylvania ranged from 18 to 25.

ACT English Range20 - 26
ACT Math Range18 - 25

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

Credits Accepted

Credit TypeAccepted
Dual CreditYes
Credit for Life ExperiencesYes
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes