If you are applying to OIT, the regular decision application deadline is September 4 and the application fee is $50.
Here's an overiew of some of OIT's admissions stats.
|OIT 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||23.6%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||11.7%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||9.9%|
These are the application deadlines for Oregon Institute of Technology.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Info Not Available||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Oregon Institute of Technology may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with OIT directly for more information about early applications.
➡️ Discover a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to get into OIT.
In 2021, OIT accepted 91% of students, about 4,162 from 4,593 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like OIT, 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.
OIT 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 decides 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does OIT consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with OIT for more information on admission factors.
To apply to OIT, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with OIT'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)||3.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to OIT have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 41% submitted a class rank. At OIT 23.6% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 86.3% were in the top 50%.
At Oregon Institute of Technology, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||19.8%|
|3.50 and 3.74||23.4%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15.3%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16.9%|
|2.50 and 2.9||9.6%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0.2%|
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 OIT 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.
OIT considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
OIT is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 11.7% of OIT's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 9.9% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other OIT applicants, you should aim to earn between 1090 and 1270 (or higher!) on the SAT. At OIT 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1270 and 25% of scored lower than 1090, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of OIT students scored 650 or higher and 75% of students scored 538 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of OIT students scored 650 or higher, and 75% scored a 538 or higher.
To be most competitive at OIT, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for OIT's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for OIT students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to OIT. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in OIT during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Winter Term
• Spring Term
• Winter Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to OIT?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to OIT.
Does OIT accept transfer credits?
✅ OIT accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. OIT accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does OIT accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ OIT does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to OIT?
❌ No, OIT is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to include your standardized test scores. If you have higher than average scores, you may want to send them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is OIT's acceptance rate?
✅ OIT has an acceptance rate of 91%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at OIT?
🟨 OIT 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 OIT? OIT is a somewhat selective institution. The OIT acceptance rate is 91%. This means that the institution accepts 90 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to OIT is Sep 4.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to OIT is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
28 and Above
21 to 28
21 and Less
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At OIT, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.51. 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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