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Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green, OH 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate75%
Acceptance Rate75%

About Bowling Green State University

Bowling Green State University is a public, state institution in the town of Bowling Green, Ohio. Bowling Green State University was founded in 1910. The college currently enrolls around 18,168 students a year, including 14,988 undergrads.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Bowling Green State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Bowling Green State University. The acceptance rate at Bowling Green State University is 75%. In 2022, 17,341 students applied to Bowling Green State University and 13,057 were admitted.

Bowling Green State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 75%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 24%

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Bowling Green State University is locatedin Bowling Green, Ohio, near the city of Toledo.

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College Info

200 University Hall Bowling Green, OH 43403

Campus Setting: Small Town

Bowling Green State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Bowling Green State University is Jul 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Bowling Green State University is Aug 1.

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

Bowling Green State University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

20 - 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

26 and Above

Good

20 to 26

Avg

20 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Bowling Green State University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Bowling Green State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Bowling Green State University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1030 - 1200

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Math SAT Range

510 - 600

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Reading SAT Range

510 - 610

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1200 and Above

Good

1030 to 1200

Avg

1030 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Bowling Green State University students is 1117. Applicants with SAT scores of 1200 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Bowling Green State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1030 to 1200 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1030 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Bowling Green State University.

Bowling Green State University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$22,441

In State

$30,430

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$9,278
$17,267
Fees
$2,039
$2,039
Housing
$10,396
$10,396
Books
$728
$728

Student Life

Wondering what life at Bowling Green State University is like? There are approximately 18,142 students enrolled at Bowling Green State University, including 14,988 undergraduate students and 3,154 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 89% percent are from OH and 11% percent of students are from other states.

83%

Full Time

17%

Part Time

89%

In State

11%

Out-of-State

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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

18,142

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

75%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,317

Out-of-State

$19,306

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 15
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