If you want to apply to Alabama State University, the regular decision application deadline is July 31 and the fee for the application is $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Students who apply for Fall should hear back from Alabama State University by August 15.
|Alabama State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||8%|
|Mean SAT Score||954|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||27%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||80%|
Alabama State University does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
It is slightly difficult to get into Alabama State University. Alabama State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Alabama State University accepted 97% of all applicants, around 6,467 of the 6,674 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Alabama State University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult. For applicants who are not residents of Alabama, getting into Alabama State University is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Alabama State University must submit the following items. Double check with Alabama State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Alabama State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 1% submitted a class rank. At Alabama State University 8% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 31% were in the top 25% and 39% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Alabama State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||8%|
|3.50 and 3.74||14%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||28%|
|2.00 and 2.49||14%|
Alabama State University does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Alabama State University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 27% of Alabama State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 80% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Alabama State University applicants, you should strive to earn between 876 and 1031 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Alabama State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1031 and 25% of scored lower than 876, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Alabama State University student is 954.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Alabama State University students scored 522 or higher and 75% of students scored 444 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Alabama State University students scored 527 or higher, and 75% scored a 444 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Alabama State University, you should strive to earn between 15 and 20 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Alabama State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Alabama State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Alabama State University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 31.
Transfer students can enroll in Alabama State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Alabama State University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Alabama State University.
Does Alabama State University accept transfer credits?
Alabama State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Alabama State University accepts:
Does Alabama State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Alabama State University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Alabama State University?
Alabama State University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Alabama State University's acceptance rate?
Alabama State University's acceptance rate is 97%.
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How hard is it to get into Alabama State University? Alabama State University is a less selective institution. The Alabama State University acceptance rate is 97%. This means that the institution accepts 96 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Alabama State University is Jul 31.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Alabama State University is Jul 31.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Alabama State University is 18. Students with an ACT score of 20 and above have a good chance of getting into Alabama State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 15 and 20 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 15 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1031 and Above
876 to 1031
876 and Less
The median SAT score for Alabama State University students is 954. Applicants with SAT scores of 1031 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Alabama State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 876 to 1031 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 876 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Alabama State University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Alabama State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.09. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.
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