If you are considering submitting an application to Alabama State University, the regular decision application deadline is July 31 and the fee for the application is $25.
Students who apply to Alabama State University for the fall semester should anticipate a decision by August 15.
Here's an overiew of some of Alabama State University's admissions stats.
|Alabama State University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.0|
|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||14%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||35%|
These are the application deadlines for Alabama State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||July 31||August 15|
Alabama State University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
For applicants who are non-residents, getting into Alabama State University is not difficult.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Alabama State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. 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 on the areas where you shine.
What does Alabama State University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
Make sure to check with Alabama State University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Alabama State University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in 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 3.0.
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%.
At Alabama State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||7%|
|3.50 and 3.74||11%|
|3.25 and 3.49||12%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12%|
|2.50 and 2.9||32%|
|2.00 and 2.49||19%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Alabama State University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Alabama State University considers standardized tests scores during 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 2022, 14% of Alabama State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 35% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Alabama State University applicants, you should aim to score between 854 and 1046 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Alabama State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1046 and 25% of scored lower than 854, 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 516 or higher and 75% of students scored 442 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Alabama State University students scored 534 or higher, and 75% scored a 442 or higher.
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 not 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:
• CLEP subject tests
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 has an acceptance rate of 98%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Alabama State University?
❌ Alabama State University does not offer early decision.
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First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer 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
20 and Above
15 to 20
15 and Less
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
1046 and Above
854 to 1046
854 and Less
The median SAT score for Alabama State University students is 954. Applicants with SAT scores of 1046 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Alabama State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 854 to 1046 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 854 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 2.95. 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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