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Colleges / Hardin-Simmons University

Hardin-Simmons University

Abilene, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%

About Hardin-Simmons

Hardin-Simmons University is a private, religious university in the city of Abilene, Texas. Hardin-Simmons was founded in 1891. The college currently enrolls around 2,128 students per year, including 1,631 undergraduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Hardin-Simmons University

It is moderately difficult to get into Hardin-Simmons. Around 91% of applicants get into Hardin-Simmons each year. In 2022, 2,089 out of 2,308 total applicants were accepted.

Hardin-Simmons University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 52%

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Hardin-Simmons University is located in the city of Abilene, Texas,.

If you want to see Hardin-Simmons for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 20 to Abilene, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Abilene Regional.

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College Info

2200 Hickory Street Abilene, TX 79698-0001

Campus Setting: Urban

Hardin-Simmons Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hardin-Simmons is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Hardin-Simmons is Continuous processing.

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Hardin-Simmons SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

960 - 1150


Math SAT Range

480 - 570


Reading SAT Range

480 - 580

Hardin-Simmons Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Hardin-Simmons is like? There are approximately 2,128 students enrolled at Hardin-Simmons, including 1,631 undergraduate students and 497 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 97% percent are from TX and 3% percent of students are from other states.


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