ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled
Saved to My Favorites. View My Favorites
Colleges / La Roche University

La Roche University

Pittsburgh, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%
Acceptance Rate99%

La Roche University Admissions

If you are applying to La Roche University, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is August 1 and the fee for the application costs $50.

Students who apply to La Roche University for fall semester should hear back from La Roche University by September 15.

La Roche University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of La Roche University's admissions stats.

La Roche University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.2
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 8%
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 80%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 18%
Waitlist No

La Roche University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for La Roche University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to La Roche University?

La Roche University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on La Roche University Admissions

Transferring to La Roche University

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to La Roche University

La Roche University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into La Roche University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at La Roche University

Curious about the factors that are considered by La Roche University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with La Roche University for more information on admission factors.

La Roche University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to La Roche University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with La Roche 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) 2.03
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Other Requirements Reference Letter
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into La Roche University?

Students admitted to La Roche University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

Out of all students that were admitted, 39% submitted a class rank. At La Roche University 8% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 63% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At La Roche University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA ––
3.75 and 3.99 ––
3.50 and 3.74 ––
3.25 and 3.49 ––
3.00 and 3.24 ––
2.50 and 2.9 ––
2.00 and 2.49 ––

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to La Roche University directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

La Roche University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

La Roche 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, 80% of La Roche University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 18% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for La Roche University?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of La Roche University students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 450 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of La Roche University students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 450 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for La Roche University?

To be most competitive at La Roche University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for La Roche University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for La Roche University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to La Roche University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to La Roche University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in La Roche University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

La Roche University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to La Roche University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to La Roche University.

Does La Roche University accept transfer credits?

✅ La Roche University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. La Roche University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does La Roche University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ La Roche University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to La Roche University?

❌ No, La Roche University is test optional, so you can decide whether to send your ACT or SAT scores. If you have higher than average scores, you may want to send them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is La Roche University's acceptance rate?

✅ La Roche University's acceptance rate is 99%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at La Roche University?

❌ La Roche University does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About La Roche University?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


Student Life


Tuition & Aid

Connect with other students, parents, and admissions professionals to learn more about about La Roche University in the College Confidential forums

Explore other colleges in Pennsylvania or use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting into some of the top colleges and universities in the U.S.

La Roche University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into La Roche University? La Roche University is a less selective institution. The La Roche University acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 99 out of every 100 applicants.


La Roche University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to La Roche University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to La Roche University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

La Roche University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

420 - 550


Reading SAT Range

450 - 590

La Roche University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At La Roche University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.2. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment


Campus Setting


Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
Need Advice or Have a Question About La Roche University?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation