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Lynn University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Lynn University, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 1 and Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from Lynn University by September 1.

Applying Early to Lynn University?

Lynn University does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! Lynn University will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15. Lynn University accepts about 76% of early action applicants* and 79% all applicants for all deadlines.. In 2021, Lynn University admitted 1,927 of the 2,546 who applied 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.

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

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Lynn University?

Getting into Lynn University is moderately difficult. Lynn University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.

In 2021, Lynn University accepted 79% of all applicants., around 6,336 of the 8,053 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Lynn 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 slightly difficult. For applicants who are not residents of Florida, getting into Lynn University is slightly difficult. In 2021, Lynn University waitlisted 36 students. Of those, 34 eventually received an admissions offer.

What's Most Important to Get In to Lynn University?

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 put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Lynn University

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Not Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Important
Work Experience Important
Extracurricular Activities Not Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
Application Essay Very Important
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Important
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Important

Lynn University Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Lynn University must submit the following items. Double check with Lynn 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
Other Requirements audition for Conservatory of Music
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Lynn University?

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

Out of all students that were admitted, 30.4% submitted a class rank. At Lynn University 2.7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 3.4% were in the top 25% and 9% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Lynn University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 30.4%
3.75 and 3.99 12%
3.50 and 3.74 11%
3.25 and 3.49 15%
3.00 and 3.24 18%
2.50 and 2.9 27%
2.00 and 2.49 15%
Lynn University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Lynn 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, 29% of Lynn University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 10% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Lynn University?

To be competitive with other Lynn University applicants, you should strive to earn between 1000 and 1140 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Lynn University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1140 and 25% of scored lower than 1000, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Lynn University student is 1079.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Lynn University students scored 700 or higher and 75% of students scored 450 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Lynn University students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 450 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Lynn University?

To be most competitive at Lynn University, you should strive to earn between 21 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Lynn 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 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Lynn University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.

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Transferring to Lynn University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Lynn University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Lynn University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Lynn University?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Lynn University.

Does Lynn University accept transfer credits?

Lynn University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lynn University accepts:

DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

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

Lynn University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Lynn University?

No, Lynn 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 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 Lynn University's acceptance rate?

Lynn University's acceptance rate is [rate]%.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Lynn University?

The early action acceptance rate at Lynn University was 76% in 2021.

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Lynn University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Lynn University? Lynn University is a somewhat selective institution. The Lynn University acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.



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Lynn University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Lynn University ACT Scores


ACT Range

21 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above


21 to 24


21 and Less


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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Lynn University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Lynn University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 24 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.

Lynn University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1000 - 1140


Math SAT Range

360 - 700


Reading SAT Range

450 - 580

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1140 and Above


1000 to 1140


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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Lynn University students is 1079. Applicants with SAT scores of 1140 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Lynn University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1000 to 1140 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1000 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Lynn University.

Lynn University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Lynn 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.

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