If you are planning on applying to La Salle University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
The following is an overiew of some of La Salle University's admissions stats.
|La Salle University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||0%|
|Mean SAT Score||1125|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||11%|
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|
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 around 92% of early action applicants and 84% all applicants for all deadlines. Last year, La Salle University admitted 2,95 of the 2,272 who applied early action.
➡️ Find a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
La Salle University is a moderately difficult school to get into. La Salle University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, La Salle University accepted 84% of students, about 4,676 from the 5,581 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like La Salle University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
La Salle University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 are 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
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.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with La Salle University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to La Salle University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in 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||√|
Students admitted to La Salle University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4. At La Salle University 0% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 0% were in the top 25% and 0% were in the top 50%.
At La Salle University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||56%|
|3.50 and 3.74||82%|
|3.25 and 3.49||57%|
|3.00 and 3.24||71%|
|2.50 and 2.9||89%|
|2.00 and 2.49||29%|
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 Salle University directly.
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.
La Salle University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
La Salle University is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 11% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other La Salle University applicants, you should strive to earn between 1060 and 1250 (or higher!) on the SAT. At La Salle University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1250 and 25% of scored lower than 1060, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a La Salle University student is 1125.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of La Salle University students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of La Salle University students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
To be most competitive at La Salle University, you should strive to earn between 21 and 29 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for La Salle University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for La Salle University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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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
• Spring Term
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
Does La Salle University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ La Salle University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) 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 you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you may want not want to include them in your application.
What is La Salle University's acceptance rate?
✅ La Salle University has an acceptance rate of 84%.
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 92% in 2021.
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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 84%. This means that the institution accepts 83 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
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
29 and Above
21 to 29
21 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to La Salle University is 28. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into La Salle University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1250 and Above
1060 to 1250
1060 and Less
The median SAT score for La Salle University students is 1125. Applicants with SAT scores of 1250 and above have a good chance of being admitted to La Salle University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1060 to 1250 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1060 have a low chance of being offered a spot at La Salle University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At La Salle University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.44. 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
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