Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 3
Science 2
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 1
History 2
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted August 31
SAT Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Only Not reported Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not reported Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for placement , ACT: Used for placement
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
901 East Alosta Avenue
Azusa
CA
91702-7000
Phone
(800) TALK-APU
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
June 1, 2023
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling, notification begins April 1
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student cannot defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
Rolling, notification begins January 15
Application Form
Common Application
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
x required for some freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
94% of 4,533 applicants were admitted
Women
94% of 3,019 applicants were admitted
Men
92% of 1,514 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,443 (34%) of 4,244 admitted students enrolled
Women
955 (34%) of 2,847 admitted students enrolled
Men
488 (35%) of 1,397 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
40%
3.50 - 3.74
18%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
8%
2.50 - 2.99
8.6%
2.00 - 2.49
1.5%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 579 average , 520-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
10.5%
Score of 600 - 700
33.2%
Score of 500 - 600
39.3%
Score of 400 - 500
13.9%
Score of 300 - 400
3.1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 582 average , 520-640 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7.5%
Score of 600 - 700
42.4%
Score of 500 - 600
33.4%
Score of 400 - 500
14.4%
Score of 300 - 400
2.3%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24 average , 22-28 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
1.5%
Score of 24 - 29
19.9%
Score of 18 - 23
42.8%
Score of 12 - 17
30.5%
Score of 6 - 11
5.3%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Math: 23
Score of 30 - 36
11.4%
Score of 24 - 29
47.5%
Score of 18 - 23
25.5%
Score of 12 - 17
15.6%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
ACT Eng: 24
Score of 30 - 36
3%
Score of 24 - 29
23.7%
Score of 18 - 23
34.4%
Score of 12 - 17
28.2%
Score of 6 - 11
10.7%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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