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Austin College

Sherman, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate55%

About Austin College

Austin College is a private, religious college in the town of Sherman, Texas. Austin College was founded in 1849. The college currently enrolls around 1,184 students a year, including 1,169 undergrads.

Austin College Acceptance Rate 2022

It is moderately difficult to get into Austin College. Around 55% of applicants get into Austin College each year. Out of 5,129 applications received in 2022, 2,816 students were offered admission.

Austin College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 55%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 30%

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Austin College is located in Sherman, Texas, near Dallas-Fort Worth.

If you are interested in seeing Austin College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Route 75 to Sherman, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dallas/Fort Worth International.

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College Info

900 North Grand Avenue Sherman, TX 75090

Campus Setting: Small Town

Austin College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Austin College is Jul 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Austin College is Aug 15.

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

Austin College is a member of the Coalition for College.

More than an application, the Coalition provides free tools and resources to help students through the college admissions process, beginning as early as 9th grade.

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Austin College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1365


Math SAT Range

560 - 670


Reading SAT Range

570 - 690

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Austin College is like? There are approximately 1,184 students enrolled at Austin College, including 1,169 undergraduate students and 15 graduate students. 97% percent of students attend school full-time, 93% percent are from TX and 7% percent of students are from other states.


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