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Admissions

Entrance Averages

General Admissions Statistics

The following table shows the number of prospective freshmen that applied and were either accepted or denied over the past three years:


Summer Term/Fall Semester Admissions Statistics BYU
2005
2006
2007
Freshman Applicants (completed applications)
8,694
9,958
10,010
Number Accepted
6,785
6,786
7,375
Number Denied
1,909
3,172
2,635
Acceptance Rate
78%
68%
74%

Entrance Averages

The following table presents the ACT and GPA entrance averages for the entering class over the past three years:

Please keep in mind that these are averages, not minimums.



Fall Semester Freshman Averages BYU
2005
2006
2007
Average ACT
27.5
27.8
27.9
Average GPA (unadjusted)
3.77
3.78
3.78

Click here for an ACT/SAT equivalancy chart.

Admittance by Composite GPA and ACT

The charts below show the number of entering freshmen admitted at each ACT level and GPA score for summer term/fall semester 2006:

This bar chart shows the number of students admitted at each ACT composite level.

This bar chart shows the number of students admitted at each GPA level.

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