If you want to apply to Emporia State University, the application fee is $30. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Emporia State 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.
Emporia State University is anot competitive school to get into. Emporia State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, Emporia State University **accepted 86% of students, around 1,329 of the 1,544 students who applied.
Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Emporia State University, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult. Emporia State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 in the admissions process. 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're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Emporia State University must submit the following items. Double check with Emporia State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Other Requirements||√||minimum ACT score of 21, or rank in the top 1/3 and completed QA core classes with cum 2.0 GPA, 22 Math subscore, or completed 4th year of math|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Emporia State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 82% submitted a class rank. At Emporia State University 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 40% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Emporia State University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||28.9%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22.5%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.4%|
|3.00 and 3.24||8.8%|
|2.50 and 2.9||12.2%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4.4%|
|Emporia State University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Emporia State University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 3% of Emporia State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 92% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Emporia State University applicants, you should strive to earn between 950 and 1130 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Emporia State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1130 and 25% of scored lower than 950, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Emporia State University students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Emporia State University students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Emporia State University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Emporia State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Emporia State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Emporia State University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Emporia State University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Emporia State University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Emporia State University.
Does Emporia State University accept transfer credits?
Emporia State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Emporia State University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Emporia State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Emporia State University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits
Do I have to submit test scores to Emporia State University?
Emporia State University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Emporia State University? Emporia State University is a open admission institution. The Emporia State University acceptance rate is 86%. This means that the institution accepts 86 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Emporia State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Emporia State 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 Emporia State University is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Emporia State University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Emporia State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.46. 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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