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Colleges / St. Thomas University - Florida

St. Thomas University - Florida

Miami Gardens, FL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate55%
Acceptance Rate55%

Saint Thomas University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into St. Thomas University - Florida. Around 55% of applicants get into St. Thomas University - Florida each year. Out of 5,062 applications received in 2023, 2,785 students were offered admission.

If you are thinking about applying to St. Thomas University - Florida, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

St. Thomas University - Florida Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of St. Thomas University - Florida's admissions stats.

St. Thomas University - Florida 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.2
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 76%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 24%
Waitlist No

St. Thomas University - Florida Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for St. Thomas University - Florida.

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

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St. Thomas University - Florida does not offer early decision or early action.

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How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to Saint Thomas University?

It is moderately difficult to get into Saint Thomas University. Saint Thomas University has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Saint Thomas University accepted 55% of students, around 2,785 from 5,062 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Saint Thomas 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 St. Thomas University - Florida

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to St. Thomas University - Florida

St. Thomas University - Florida has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does St. Thomas University - Florida Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at St. Thomas University - Florida

What does St. Thomas University - Florida 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
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
First Generation Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Geographical Residence Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
State Residency Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

Make sure to check with St. Thomas University - Florida for more information on admission factors.

St. Thomas University - Florida Application Requirements

To apply to St. Thomas University - Florida, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with St. Thomas University - Florida's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing


What GPA Do I Need To Get Into St. Thomas University - Florida?

Students admitted to St. Thomas University - Florida have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.

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

St. Thomas University - Florida 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% of St. Thomas University - Florida's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 24% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for St. Thomas University - Florida?

To be competitive with other St. Thomas University - Florida applicants, you should aim to earn between 460 and 550 (or higher!) on the SAT. At St. Thomas University - Florida 25% of admitted students scored higher than 550 and 25% of scored lower than 460, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of St. Thomas University - Florida students scored 540 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.

To be most competitive at St. Thomas University - Florida, you should strive to earn between 16 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for St. Thomas University - Florida's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for St. Thomas University - Florida students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

More Information on Transferring to St. Thomas University - Florida

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to St. Thomas University - Florida.

Transfer students can enroll in St. Thomas University - Florida during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term


St. Thomas University - Florida Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to St. Thomas University - Florida?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to St. Thomas University - Florida.

Does St. Thomas University - Florida accept transfer credits?

✅ St. Thomas University - Florida accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. St. Thomas University - Florida accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does St. Thomas University - Florida accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ St. Thomas University - Florida accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to St. Thomas University - Florida?

✅ St. Thomas University - Florida is not test optional.

What is St. Thomas University - Florida's acceptance rate?

✅ St. Thomas University - Florida has an acceptance rate of 55%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at St. Thomas University - Florida?

❌ St. Thomas University - Florida does not offer early decision.

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Saint Thomas University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

55%

How hard is it to get into Saint Thomas University? Saint Thomas University is a somewhat selective institution. The Saint Thomas University acceptance rate is 55%. This means that the institution accepts 55 out of every 100 applicants.

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Saint Thomas University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

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

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

Saint Thomas University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

460 - 550

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Math SAT Range

Not available

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Reading SAT Range

430 - 540

Saint Thomas University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.24

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Saint Thomas University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.24. 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

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,824

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

55%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$33,740

Out-of-State

$33,740

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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