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Augsburg University

Minneapolis, MN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

Augsburg University Admissions

Consult with Augsburg University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Students who apply to Augsburg University for the fall semester should hear back from Augsburg University by October 15.

Augsburg University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Augsburg University's admissions stats.

Augsburg University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean SAT Score 1155
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 1%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 36%
Waitlist No

Augsburg University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Augsburg University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Info Not Available –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––
Regular Decision Yes August 15 October 15

Want to Apply Early to Augsburg University?

Augsburg University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Augsburg University directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Augsburg University Admissions

Transferring to Augsburg University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Augsburg University

Augsburg University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Augsburg University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Augsburg University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Augsburg University 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
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Academic GPA Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Application Essay Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Augsburg University for more information on admission factors.

Augsburg University Application Requirements

To apply to Augsburg University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Augsburg University'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) 2.75
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements letter of recommendation from an academic teacher
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Augsburg University?

Augsburg University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

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

Augsburg University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Augsburg 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 2022, 1% of Augsburg University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 36% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Augsburg University?

To be competitive with other Augsburg University applicants, you should aim to score between 1203 and 1325 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Augsburg University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1325 and 25% of scored lower than 1203, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Augsburg University student is 1155.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Augsburg University students scored 753 or higher and 75% of students scored 560 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Augsburg University students scored 623 or higher, and 75% scored a 560 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Augsburg University?

To be most competitive at Augsburg University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Augsburg University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Augsburg University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Augsburg University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Augsburg University.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 15. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Augsburg University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Augsburg University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Augsburg University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Augsburg University.

Does Augsburg University accept transfer credits?

✅ Augsburg University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Augsburg University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Augsburg University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Augsburg University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Augsburg University?

❌ No, Augsburg University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Augsburg University's acceptance rate?

✅ Augsburg University has an acceptance rate of 76%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Augsburg University?

🟨 Augsburg University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

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Augsburg University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Augsburg University? Augsburg University is a somewhat selective institution. The Augsburg University acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.


Augsburg University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Augsburg University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Augsburg University is Aug 15.

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

Augsburg University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1203 - 1325


Math SAT Range

628 - 753


Reading SAT Range

560 - 623

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1325 and Above


1203 to 1325


1203 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Augsburg University students is 1155. Applicants with SAT scores of 1325 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Augsburg University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1203 to 1325 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1203 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Augsburg University.

Augsburg University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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