Western Colorado University

Western Colorado University

Gunnison, Colorado


Admissions

Undergraduate Application Fee

$30

Admissions Statistics

Western Colorado University has an acceptance rate of 84%. The acceptance rate of 84% implies that for every 100 students that applied 84 students got accepted. 2,504 students appied to Western Colorado University. 84% of the students that applied got accepted, and 22% that that got accepted enrolled.

Number of Applicants

2,504

Acceptance Rate

84%

Western Colorado University has acceptance rate of 83% for male students and 85% for female students. 1,233 male students applied to Western Colorado University compared to 1,271 female students. 83% of the male students that applied got accepted, and 25% of the males students that got accepted enrolled compared to 85% of the female students that applied got accepted, and 18% of the female students that got accepted enrolled.

Applicants by Gender

Male Female
Number of Applicants1,2331,271
Percent Admitted83%85%
Percent Admitted who Enrolled25%18%

Admissions Considerations

Students applying to Western Colorado University are required to submit secondary school GPA, 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 rank and recommendations for admission.

What matters for admission

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

SAT Scores

85% of the enrolled students at Western Colorado University submitted SAT scores. The estimated average SAT composite score for Western Colorado University is 1100. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted SAT scores to Western Colorado University, 50% have SAT composite scores ranging from 1000 to 1200. 25% of enrolled students have SAT composite scores below 1000 whereas 25% of the enrolled students have SAT composite scores above 1200.

SAT Composite Range

1000 - 1200

Students Submitting SAT

85%

The SAT reading score at Western Colorado University ranged from 500 to 610. The SAT math score at Western Colorado University ranged from 500 to 590.

SAT Reading Range500 - 610
SAT Math Range500 - 590

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

ACT Scores

33% of the enrolled students at Western Colorado University submitted ACT scores. The estimated average ACT composite score for Western Colorado University is 23. Amongst the enrolled students that submitted ACT scores to Western Colorado University, 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

33%

The ACT english score at Western Colorado University ranged from 19 to 26. The ACT math score at Western Colorado University ranged from 19 to 26.

ACT English Range19 - 26
ACT Math Range19 - 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