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Saginaw Valley State University

University Center, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate78%

About Saginaw Valley State University

Saginaw Valley State University is a public, state university in the town of University Center, Michigan. Saginaw Valley State University was founded in 1963. The college enrolls around 7,613 students per year, including 6,789 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Saginaw Valley State University

It is moderately difficult to get into Saginaw Valley State University. In 2022, Saginaw Valley State University accepted 78% of applicants. Out of 5,878 applications received in 2022, 4,577 students were offered admission.

Saginaw Valley State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.5
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Saginaw Valley State University is located in University Center, Michigan, near Detroit.

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College Info

7400 Bay Road University Center, MI 48640

Campus Setting: Small Town

Saginaw Valley State University Application Deadline

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The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Saginaw Valley State University is Continuous processing.

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Wondering what life at Saginaw Valley State University is like? There are approximately 7,613 students enrolled at Saginaw Valley State University, including 6,789 undergraduate students and 824 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from MI and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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