Big Red Admissions Requirements
How hard is it to get into Denison University ? Big Red is a very selective institution. The Big Red acceptance rate is 29%. This means that the institution accepts 28 out of every 100 applicants.
Big Red Application Deadline
First-Year Applications are Due
Jan 14, 2020
Transfer Applications are Due
May 31, 2018
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Big Red is Jan 14, 2020. There are 0 days left to apply.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Denison University is 29. Students with an ACT score of 31 and above have a good chance of getting into Big Red. Students with an ACT score that falls between 27 and 31 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 27 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Big Red SAT Scores
Composite SAT Range
1220 - 1460
Math SAT Range
610 - 730
Reading SAT Range
590 - 680
Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score
1460 and Above
1220 to 1460
1220 and Less
SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median SAT score for Denison University students is 29. Applicants with SAT scores of 31 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Big Red, while applicants with SAT scores between 27 to 31 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 27 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Big Red.
Big Red GPA
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
GPA Needed to Get Accepted
At Big Red, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.70. 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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