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Colleges / Brigham Young University - Idaho

Brigham Young University - Idaho

Rexburg, ID 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate96%

Brigham Young University Idaho Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Brigham Young University-Idaho. The acceptance rate at Brigham Young University-Idaho is 96%. Last year, 8,034 students applied to Brigham Young University-Idaho and 7,699 were admitted.

If you are considering submitting an application to Brigham Young University-Idaho, the deadline for Fall 2024 admissions is 2/15 and the application fee costs $35.

Students who apply to Brigham Young University-Idaho for fall semester should anticipate a decision by April 1.

Brigham Young University-Idaho Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Brigham Young University-Idaho's admissions stats.

Brigham Young University-Idaho 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 18%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 87%
Waitlist No

Brigham Young University-Idaho Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Brigham Young University-Idaho.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 2 15 April 1

Want to Apply Early to Brigham Young University-Idaho?

Brigham Young University-Idaho does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Brigham Young University-Idaho Admissions

Transferring to Brigham Young University-Idaho

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Brigham Young University-Idaho

Brigham Young University-Idaho has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Brigham Young University-Idaho Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Brigham Young University-Idaho

What does Brigham Young University-Idaho 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
Character/Personal Qualities Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Very Important
Application Essay Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Academic GPA Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered

Make sure to check with Brigham Young University-Idaho for more information on admission factors.

Brigham Young University-Idaho Application Requirements

To apply to Brigham Young University-Idaho, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Brigham Young University-Idaho's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Brigham Young University-Idaho?

Brigham Young University-Idaho 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 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

Brigham Young University-Idaho 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 2005, 18% of Brigham Young University-Idaho's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 87% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

To be most competitive at Brigham Young University-Idaho, you should strive to earn between 20 and 25 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Brigham Young University-Idaho's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.

A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Brigham Young University-Idaho students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.

More Information on Transferring to Brigham Young University-Idaho

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Brigham Young University-Idaho.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is March 15. Applicants should hear back by March 15.

Transfer students can enroll in Brigham Young University-Idaho during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

Brigham Young University-Idaho Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Brigham Young University-Idaho?

❌ Students who are admitted to Brigham Young University-Idaho must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Brigham Young University-Idaho accept transfer credits?

✅ Brigham Young University-Idaho accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Brigham Young University-Idaho accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Brigham Young University-Idaho?

✅ Brigham Young University-Idaho is not test optional.

What is Brigham Young University-Idaho's acceptance rate?

✅ Brigham Young University-Idaho's acceptance rate is 96%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Brigham Young University-Idaho?

❌ Brigham Young University-Idaho does not offer early decision.

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Brigham Young University Idaho Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Brigham Young University Idaho? Brigham Young University Idaho is a somewhat selective institution. The Brigham Young University Idaho acceptance rate is 96%. This means that the institution accepts 95 out of every 100 applicants.


Brigham Young University Idaho Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Feb 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Brigham Young University Idaho is Feb 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Brigham Young University Idaho is Mar 15.

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

Brigham Young University Idaho SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Brigham Young University Idaho 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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