Eastern Admissions Requirements
How hard is it to get into Eastern Illinois University ? Eastern is a somewhat selective institution. The Eastern acceptance rate is 53%. This means that the institution accepts 53 out of every 100 applicants.
Eastern Application Deadline
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern is unknown.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown.
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 Eastern Illinois University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Eastern. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Eastern SAT Scores
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
470 - 560
Reading SAT Range
470 - 570
SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted
The median SAT score for Eastern Illinois University students is 21. Applicants with SAT scores of 23 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Eastern, while applicants with SAT scores between 18 to 23 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 18 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Eastern.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
GPA Needed to Get Accepted
At Eastern, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.18. 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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