Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University

Kalamazoo, Michigan


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$40

Online Application Website

https://wmich.edu/apply/

Admissions Statistics

Western Michigan University has an acceptance rate of 80%. The acceptance rate of 80% implies that for every 100 students that applied 80 students got accepted. 17,698 students appied to Western Michigan University. 80% of the students that applied got accepted, and 21% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

17,698

Acceptance Rate

80%

Western Michigan University has acceptance rate of 79% for male students and 80% for female students. 8,100 male students applied to Western Michigan University compared to 9,598 female students. 79% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 23% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 80% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 19% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants8,1009,598
Percent Admitted79%80%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled23%19%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to Western Michigan University are required to submit secondary school GPA, secondary school record and admission test scores (SAT/ACT) for admission. In contrast, applicants are recommended (but not required) to submit completion of college-preparatory program for admission.

What matters for admission

Open admission policyNo
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)Required

SAT Scores

82% of the enrolled students at Western Michigan University submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for Western Michigan University is 1100. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to Western Michigan University, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1000 to 1210. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1000 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1210.

SAT Composite Range

1000 - 1210

Students Submitting SAT

82%

The SAT reading score at Western Michigan University ranged from 500 to 610. The SAT math score at Western Michigan University ranged from 500 to 600.

SAT Reading Range500 - 610
SAT Math Range500 - 600

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

ACT Scores

29% of the enrolled students at Western Michigan University submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for Western Michigan University is 22. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to Western Michigan University, 50% have ACT composite scores ranging from 19 to 26. 25% of enrolled students have ACT composite scores below 19 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have ACT composite scores above 26.

ACT Composite Range

19 - 26

Students Submitting ACT

29%

The ACT english score at Western Michigan University ranged from 18 to 25. The ACT math score at Western Michigan University ranged from 17 to 26.

ACT English Range18 - 25
ACT Math Range17 - 26

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 ExperiencesNo
Advanced Placement (AP) CreditsYes