If you are considering submitting an applicationto Drury University, the regular decision application deadline is August 30 and the fee for the application costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than September 1.
Drury University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Drury University is moderately difficult. Drury University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Drury University **accepted 71% of students, around 1,133 of the 1,602 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Drury University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Drury University must submit the following items. Double check with Drury 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)||2.7|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Drury University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.8.
Out of all students that were admitted, 70% submitted a class rank. At Drury University 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 64% were in the top 25% and 94% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Drury University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||26%|
|3.50 and 3.74||14%|
|3.25 and 3.49||10%|
|3.00 and 3.24||8%|
|2.50 and 2.9||6%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
|Drury University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Drury University is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 16% of Drury University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 87% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Drury University applicants, you should strive to earn between 1020 and 1240 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Drury University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1240 and 25% of scored lower than 1020, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Drury University student is 1131.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Drury University students scored 640 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Drury University students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Drury University, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Drury University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Drury University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Drury University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Drury University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Drury University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Drury University.
Does Drury University accept transfer credits?
Drury University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Drury University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Drury University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Drury University?
No, Drury University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average,, you may want not want to include them in your application..
How hard is it to get into Drury University? Drury University is a somewhat selective institution. The Drury University acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Drury University is Aug 30.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Drury University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Drury University is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into Drury University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1240 and Above
1020 to 1240
1020 and Less
The median SAT score for Drury University students is 1131. Applicants with SAT scores of 1240 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Drury University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1020 to 1240 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1020 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Drury University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Drury University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.79. 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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