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Allen University

Columbia, SC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate72%

Allen University Admissions

Allen University is not difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at Allen University is 72%. Last year, 1,937 students applied to Allen University and 1,395 were admitted.

Check in with Allen University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Allen University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Allen University's admissions stats.

Allen University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Allen University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Allen University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 7 1

Considering Applying Early to Allen University?

Allen University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Is Allen University Hard To Get Into?

It is not difficult to get into Allen University. Allen University has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Allen University accepted 72% of all applicants, about 1,395 from the 1,937 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Allen University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Allen University

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Allen University

Allen University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Allen University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important 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 on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Allen University

Wondering what factors are considered by Allen University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Class Rank Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Allen University for more information on admission factors.

Allen University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Allen University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Allen 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
Other Requirements SAT or ACT score
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Allen University?

Allen University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Allen 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.

More Information on Transferring to Allen University

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Allen University.

Transfer students can enroll in Allen University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Allen University Admissions FAQs

Does Allen University accept transfer credits?

✅ Allen University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Do I have to submit test scores to Allen University?

✅ Allen University is not test optional.

What is Allen University's acceptance rate?

✅ Allen University's acceptance rate is 72%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Allen University?

❌ Allen University does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Allen University?

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Allen University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Allen University? Allen University is a less selective institution. The Allen University acceptance rate is 72%. This means that the institution accepts 72 out of every 100 applicants.


Allen University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Allen University is Jul 1.

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

Allen University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Allen University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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