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Sul Ross State University

Alpine, TX 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate97%
Acceptance Rate97%

About Sul Ross State University

Sul Ross State University is a public, state university in the rural area of Alpine, Texas. Sul Ross State University was founded in 1920. The college currently enrolls around 1,987 students per year, including 1,550 undergrad students.

Sul Ross State University Acceptance Rate 2022

It is not competitive to get into Sul Ross State University. In 2022, Sul Ross State University accepted 97% of applicants. In 2022, 696 out of 717 total applicants were accepted.

Sul Ross State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 97%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 37%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Sul Ross State University is located in Alpine, Texas,.

If you are interested in seeing Sul Ross State University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 10 to Alpine, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Midland International.

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College Info

PO Box C - 114 Alpine, TX 79832

Campus Setting: Rural

Sul Ross State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Sul Ross State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Sul Ross State University is Continuous processing.

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

Sul Ross State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

870 - 1060


Math SAT Range

420 - 540


Reading SAT Range

430 - 540

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1060 and Above


870 to 1060


870 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Sul Ross State University students is 968. Applicants with SAT scores of 1060 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Sul Ross State University, while applicants with SAT scores between 870 to 1060 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 870 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Sul Ross State University.

Sul Ross State University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Sul Ross State University is like? There are approximately 1,987 students enrolled at Sul Ross State University, including 1,550 undergraduate students and 437 graduate students. 60% percent of students attend school full-time, 98% percent are from TX and 2% percent of students are from other states.


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