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Adams State University

Alamosa, CO 4-Year Public
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About Adams State University

Adams State University is a 4-year public school located in Alamosa, CO. It is a small town college that enrolls 1,959 undergraduate students. Admissions is somewhat selective as the Adams State University acceptance rate is 99%.

College Info

208 Edgemont Blvd Alamosa, CO 81101

Campus Setting: Small Town

Adams State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Adams State University ACT Scores


ACT Range

17 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above


17 to 22


17 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Adams State University is 20. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Adams State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 22 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Adams State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

880 - 1080


Math SAT Range

440 - 540


Reading SAT Range

450 - 550

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1080 and Above


880 to 1080


880 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Adams State University students is 980. Applicants with SAT scores of 1080 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Adams State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 880 to 1080 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 880 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Adams State University.

Adams State University Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Adams State University on a full time basis for in state students is $13,896. This fee is comprised of $5,736 for tuition, $2,656 room and board , $1,800 for books and supplies, and $3,704 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Adams State University is $25,320.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Adams State University is like? There are approximately 3,101 students enrolled at Adams State University, including 1,959 undergraduate students and 1,142 graduate students. 70% percent of students attend school full-time, 99% percent are from CO and 1% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Settings

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




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