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Adams State University

Alamosa, CO 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate100%

About Adams State University

Adams State University is a public, state university in the town of Alamosa, Colorado. Adams State University was founded in 1921. The university enrolls around 3,090 students per year, including 1,855 undergrad students.

Adams State University Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into Adams State University. In 2021, Adams State University accepted 100% of applicants. In 2021, 1,714 out of 1,717 total applicants were accepted.

Adams State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 100%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.2
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 25%

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Adams State University is located in Alamosa, Colorado, near Pueblo.

If you would like to see Adams State University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 25 to Alamosa, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Pueblo Memorial.

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College Info

208 Edgemont Boulevard Alamosa, CO 81101

Campus Setting: Small Town

Adams State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Adams State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Adams State University is Continuous processing.

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Adams State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

46 - 570


Reading SAT Range

460 - 570

Adams State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Adams State University is like? There are approximately 3,090 students enrolled at Adams State University, including 1,855 undergraduate students and 1,235 graduate students. 63% percent of students attend school full-time, 56% percent are from CO and 44% percent of students are from other states.


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