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Applicant Status At Seattle University

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Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:7,160
Male Applicants:2,687
Female Applicants:4,473
Total Acceptances:5,243
Male Acceptances:1,957
Female Acceptances:3,286
Acceptance Rate:73%
Yield: ? 19%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(206) 220-8040
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$55
Application Web
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early ActionNovember 15December 23
Regular Decision First week of March Rolling beginning March 1
Must-Reply-By May 1 or within 4 weeks of notification thereafter
RequiredRecommendedNeither Required
Nor Recommended
HS Rank
HS Transcript
College Prep Courses
Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:976
Full-Time Male Enrollment:587
Full-Time Female Enrollment:379
Part-Time Male Enrollment:2
Part-Time Female Enrollment:3
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? Not Reported
Applicants Accepting: ? Not Reported
Students Enrolled: ? Not Reported
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:2,001
Applicants Accepted:919
Students Enrolled:439

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 520 - 640 530 - 630 520 - 630 1570 - 1900 (2400)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) 23 - 29 23 - 29 7 - 9 24 - 29 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:32%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:81%
Students Submitting ACT:39%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not required

Facts & Statistics

Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming To School
  • Be conscious of mealtimes.
  • Bring a laptop over a desk computer.
  • Bring clothes for all types of weather.
  • Don't be afraid to e-mail your professors.
  • Go to all of your freshman orientations.
  • Many professors take attendance.
  • Take good care of your Campus One card.
Interviews & Information Sessions
Group sessions and interviews can be arranged if they are made in advance by calling Admissions at (206) 296-2000.
Campus Tours
The best time to visit SU is Monday through Friday between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Pacific Standard Time. However, campus is also open for admission interviews and tours many Saturdays. Tours are Monday through Friday at 10 a.m., 12 p.m., and 2 p.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Please let Admissions know you are coming two weeks in advance. Contact the Admissions Office by calling (206) 296-2000 or e-mail at
Overnight Visits
Overnight visits are part of an "extended visit." According to the SU Web site: "During an extended visit, you can choose to visit a class, meet with faculty, and/or stay overnight. A guided tour and counselor appointment can also be added to an extended visit. Students must be high school seniors. Completion of the Overnight Visitor Parental Consent Form is required." An overnight visit is hosted by a current student in a residence hall. Overnight visits are available Sunday through Thursday and for single nights only. Overnight accommodations are on a space-available basis October through May. Please schedule at least 10 working days before visit. Go online and fill out the necessary forms at
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