If you are thinking about applying to Idaho State University, the application fee is $50.
Students who submit their applications to Idaho State University for fall semester should hear back from Idaho State University by .
Here's an overiew of some of Idaho State University's admissions stats.
|Idaho State University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18.2%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||76.6%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||27.9%|
These are the application deadlines for Idaho State University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Idaho State University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Idaho State University directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ Explore a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is not difficult to get into Idaho State University.
In 2021, Idaho State University accepted 100% of all applicants, about 4,488 from 4,495 applicants.
Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Idaho State University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT. Admissions to applicants over 21 with GED is program not competitive.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Idaho State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
What does Idaho State University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
Make sure to check with Idaho State University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Idaho State University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Idaho State 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|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Idaho State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 98% submitted a class rank. At Idaho State University 18.2% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 19.1% were in the top 25% and 27.3% were in the top 50%.
At Idaho State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||27%|
|3.50 and 3.74||17%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.9%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14%|
|2.00 and 2.49||6%|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Idaho State University directly.
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.
Idaho State University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Idaho State University 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 2022, 76.6% of Idaho State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 27.9% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Idaho State University applicants, you should strive to earn between 920 and 1150 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Idaho State University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1150 and 25% of scored lower than 920, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Idaho State University students scored 570 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Idaho State University students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
To be most competitive at Idaho State University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Idaho State University'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 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Idaho State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Idaho State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Idaho State University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Idaho State University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Idaho State University.
Does Idaho State University accept transfer credits?
✅ Idaho State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Idaho State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Idaho State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Idaho State University?
✅ Idaho State University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Idaho State University's acceptance rate?
✅ Idaho State University has an acceptance rate of 100%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Idaho State University?
🟨 Idaho State 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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How hard is it to get into Idaho State University? Idaho State University is a less selective institution. The Idaho State University acceptance rate is 100%. This means that the institution accepts 99 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Idaho State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
26 and Above
18 to 26
18 and Less
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Idaho State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.41. 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.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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