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Colleges / La Salle University

La Salle University

Philadelphia, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate94%

La Salle University Admissions

La Salle University is moderately difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at La Salle University is 94%. Last year, 5,214 students applied to La Salle University and 4,914 were admitted.

If you are applying to La Salle University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

La Salle University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of La Salle University's admissions stats.

La Salle University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Waitlist No

La Salle University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for La Salle University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action Yes November 15 December 15

Applying Early to La Salle University?

La Salle University does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 15. La Salle University will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15.

La Salle University accepts about 95% of early action applicants and 94% all applicants for all deadlines. Last year, La Salle University admitted 2,334 of the 2,454 who applied early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will boost their chances of acceptance. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase the chance of admission, since it shows that you are very interested in a school.

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

More on La Salle University Admissions

Transferring to La Salle University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to La Salle University

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

What Does La Salle University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When assembling 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 admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at La Salle University

Wondering what factors are considered by La Salle 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
Extracurricular Activities Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered

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

La Salle University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to La Salle University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with La Salle University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

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

La Salle University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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 Salle 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.

More Information on Transferring to La Salle University

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

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

La Salle University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to La Salle University?

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

Does La Salle University accept transfer credits?

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

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ La Salle University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

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

❌ No, La Salle University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is La Salle University's acceptance rate?

✅ La Salle University has an acceptance rate of 94%.

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

❌ La Salle University does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at La Salle University?

✅ The early action acceptance rate at La Salle University was 95% in 2021.

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La Salle University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into La Salle University? La Salle University is a somewhat selective institution. The La Salle University acceptance rate is 94%. This means that the institution accepts 94 out of every 100 applicants.


La Salle University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to La Salle University is Continuous processing.

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

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

La Salle University SAT Scores


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La Salle University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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