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Saint Augustine's University

Raleigh, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate67%
Acceptance Rate67%

Saint Augustine's University Admissions

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Saint Augustine's University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Saint Augustine's University's admissions stats.

Saint Augustine's University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.5
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 31%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 21%
Waitlist No

Saint Augustine's University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Saint Augustine's University.

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

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Saint Augustine's University does not offer early decision or early action.

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How Challenging Is It To Get Admitted to Saint Augustine's University?

It is moderately difficult to get into Saint Augustine's University. Saint Augustine's University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Saint Augustine's University accepted 67% of students, approximately 3,964 of the 5,887 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Saint Augustine's 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.

Transferring to Saint Augustine's University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Saint Augustine's University

Saint Augustine's University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Saint Augustine's University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important in the admissions process. 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Saint Augustine's University

What does Saint Augustine's University consider 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
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Saint Augustine's University for more information on admission factors.

Saint Augustine's University Application Requirements

To apply to Saint Augustine's University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Saint Augustine's 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) 2.02.5
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Other Requirements medical history, background check
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Saint Augustine's University?

Students admitted to Saint Augustine's University have an average unweighted GPA of 2.5.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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

Saint Augustine's University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Saint Augustine's University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 31% of Saint Augustine's University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 21% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Saint Augustine's University?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Saint Augustine's University students scored 460 or higher and 75% of students scored 390 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Saint Augustine's University students scored 480 or higher, and 75% scored a 390 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Saint Augustine's University?

To be most competitive at Saint Augustine's University, you should strive to earn between 12 and 16 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 16 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Saint Augustine's University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 16, and three out of four students scored lower than 16 on the ACT.

A 12 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Saint Augustine's University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 12.

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More Information on Transferring to Saint Augustine's University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Saint Augustine's University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Saint Augustine's University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Saint Augustine's University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Saint Augustine's University.

Does Saint Augustine's University accept transfer credits?

✅ Saint Augustine's University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Saint Augustine's University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Saint Augustine's University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Saint Augustine's University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Saint Augustine's University?

✅ Saint Augustine's University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Saint Augustine's University's acceptance rate?

✅ Saint Augustine's University's acceptance rate is 67%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Saint Augustine's University?

❌ Saint Augustine's University does not offer early decision.

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Saint Augustine's University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Saint Augustine's University? Saint Augustine's University is a somewhat selective institution. The Saint Augustine's University acceptance rate is 67%. This means that the institution accepts 67 out of every 100 applicants.


Saint Augustine's University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Saint Augustine's University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Saint Augustine's University is Continuous processing.

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

Saint Augustine's University ACT Scores


ACT Range

12 - 16

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

16 and Above


12 to 16


12 and Less


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Saint Augustine's University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

390 - 460


Reading SAT Range

390 - 480

Saint Augustine's University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Saint Augustine's University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.5. 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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