If you are thinking about applying to St Johns University, the fee for the application is $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
St. John's University offers early decision and also offers early action Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is December 15, which is coming up fast! St Johns University will release EA admissions decisions no later than January 1.
The early decision acceptance rate at St Johns University is 41%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 75%. Last year,, St Johns University admitted 53 of the 130 students who applied early decison.
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.
St Johns University is amoderately difficult school to get into. St Johns University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, St Johns University accepted 75% of all applicants., around 20,956 of the 27,917 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like St Johns 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.
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 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to St Johns University must submit the following items. Double check with St Johns 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)||3|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to St Johns University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 25% submitted a class rank. At St Johns University 20% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 46% were in the top 25% and 75% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At St. John's University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||23%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14%|
|2.00 and 2.49||6%|
|St Johns University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
St Johns University has 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 2021, 75% of St Johns University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 11% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other St Johns University applicants, you should strive to earn between 1090 and 1290 (or higher!) on the SAT. At St Johns University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1290 and 25% of scored lower than 1090, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a St Johns University student is 1192.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of St Johns University students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 540 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of St Johns University students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 540 or higher.
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To be most competitive at St Johns University, you should strive to earn between 23 and 29 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for St Johns 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 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for St Johns University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to St Johns University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in St Johns University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to St Johns University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to St Johns University.
Does St Johns University accept transfer credits?
St Johns University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. St Johns University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does St Johns University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
St Johns University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to St Johns University?
No, St Johns University is test optional, so you can choose whether to submit your ACT or SAT scores. If you have higher than average scores, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
How hard is it to get into St Johns University? St Johns University is a somewhat selective institution. The St Johns University acceptance rate is 75%. This means that the institution accepts 75 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to St Johns University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to St Johns University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to St Johns University is 26. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into St Johns University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1290 and Above
1090 to 1290
1090 and Less
The median SAT score for St Johns University students is 1192. Applicants with SAT scores of 1290 and above have a good chance of being admitted to St Johns University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1090 to 1290 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1090 have a low chance of being offered a spot at St Johns University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At St Johns University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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.
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