If you are thinking about applying to University of Louisiana at Lafayette, the fee for the application is $25. 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.
University of Louisiana at Lafayette does not offer early decision or 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.
Getting into University of Louisiana at Lafayette is moderately difficult. University of Louisiana at Lafayette evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Louisiana at Lafayette **accepted 67% of students, around 6,854 of the 10,195 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Louisiana at Lafayette, 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 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Louisiana at Lafayette must submit the following items. Double check with University of Louisiana at Lafayette's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Other Requirements||√||core requirements|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Louisiana at Lafayette have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 93% submitted a class rank. At University of Louisiana at Lafayette 19% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 42% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Louisiana at Lafayette, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||21%|
|3.50 and 3.74||21%|
|3.25 and 3.49||18%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15%|
|2.50 and 2.9||15%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3%|
|University of Louisiana at Lafayette does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
University of Louisiana at Lafayette is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 4% of University of Louisiana at Lafayette's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 98% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other University of Louisiana at Lafayette applicants, you should strive to earn between 1020 and 1170 (or higher!) on the SAT. At University of Louisiana at Lafayette 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1170 and 25% of scored lower than 1020, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Louisiana at Lafayette students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 510 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Louisiana at Lafayette students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 510 or higher.
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To be most competitive at University of Louisiana at Lafayette, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Louisiana at Lafayette's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Louisiana at Lafayette students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Louisiana at Lafayette.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Louisiana at Lafayette during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Louisiana at Lafayette?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
Does University of Louisiana at Lafayette accept transfer credits?
University of Louisiana at Lafayette accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Louisiana at Lafayette accepts:
Does University of Louisiana at Lafayette accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Louisiana at Lafayette accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Louisiana at Lafayette?
University of Louisiana at Lafayette. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into University of Louisiana at Lafayette? University of Louisiana at Lafayette is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Louisiana at Lafayette acceptance rate is 67%. This means that the institution accepts 67 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Louisiana at Lafayette is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Louisiana at Lafayette 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 University of Louisiana at Lafayette is 24. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Louisiana at Lafayette, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.4. 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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