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LeTourneau University

Longview, TX 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate49%

Letourneau University Admissions

LeTourneau University is moderately difficult to get into. The acceptance rate at LeTourneau University is 49%. Out of 3,000 applications received in 2023, 1,465 students were offered admission.

If you are considering submitting an application to LeTourneau University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Students who apply to LeTourneau University for fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than September 1.

LeTourneau University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of LeTourneau University's admissions stats.

LeTourneau University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.7
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 26%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 36%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 22%
Waitlist No

LeTourneau University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for LeTourneau University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to LeTourneau University?

LeTourneau University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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How To Get Into LeTourneau University

It is moderately difficult to get into Letourneau University. Letourneau University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Letourneau University accepted 49% of all applicants, about 1,465 of the 3,000 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Letourneau University, 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.

Transferring to LeTourneau University

For more information on transferring to LeTourneau University, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to LeTourneau University

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

What's Most Important for Getting Into LeTourneau University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. 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 admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at LeTourneau University

Wondering what factors are considered by LeTourneau 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
Character/Personal Qualities Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Class Rank Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
First Generation Considered

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

LeTourneau University Application Requirements

Make sure to check in with LeTourneau University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into LeTourneau University?

Students admitted to LeTourneau University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.

Out of all students that were admitted, 51% submitted a class rank. At LeTourneau University 26% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 59% were in the top 25% and 89% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At LeTourneau University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 16.5%
3.75 and 3.99 45.22%
3.50 and 3.74 19.8%
3.25 and 3.49 10.89%
3.00 and 3.24 3.3%
2.50 and 2.9 3.63%
2.00 and 2.49 0.66%

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 LeTourneau University directly.

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

LeTourneau 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, 36% of LeTourneau University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 22% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for LeTourneau University?

To be competitive with other LeTourneau University applicants, you should strive to score between 1120 and 1370 (or higher!) on the SAT. At LeTourneau University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1370 and 25% of scored lower than 1120, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of LeTourneau University students scored 690 or higher and 75% of students scored 560 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of LeTourneau University students scored 690 or higher, and 75% scored a 560 or higher.

To be most competitive at LeTourneau University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 29 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for LeTourneau University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.

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

More Information on Transferring to LeTourneau University

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by September 1.

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

LeTourneau University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to LeTourneau University?

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

Does LeTourneau University accept transfer credits?

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

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

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

✅ LeTourneau University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to LeTourneau University?

✅ LeTourneau University is not test optional.

What is LeTourneau University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for LeTourneau University is 49%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at LeTourneau University?

❌ LeTourneau University does not offer early decision.

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Letourneau University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Letourneau University? Letourneau University is a somewhat selective institution. The Letourneau University acceptance rate is 49%. This means that the institution accepts 48 out of every 100 applicants.


Letourneau University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Letourneau University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Letourneau University is Continuous processing.

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

Letourneau University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1120 - 1370


Math SAT Range

560 - 690


Reading SAT Range

560 - 690

Letourneau University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Letourneau University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.72. 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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