Pacific University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a quick review of Pacific University general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Pacific University admission criteria are rather easy - in 2015-16 the college accepted 79% of those who apply.

This school recommends you to submit reference letters with your application and doesn't require admission test scores.

Pacific University as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)
and will decline your:
  • credits for life experience

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$40
Pacific University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Pacific University is $40.00. The graduate application fee is $36.00. The first-professional application fee is $55.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is a very important component of the application process. 78 percent of applicants at Pacific University took the SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 470 to 610 on Critical Reading and from 480 to 620 on Math. Thus, if you scored above 570 in SAT Critical Reading and 580 in SAT Math, this gives good chances to get accepted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
440
540
570

SAT Math
450
550
580

ACT Test Scores

American College Test is usual step of the application procedure at Pacific University. 54% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 27 on Composite. Therefore, if you have above 25 in ACT Composite - this is enough to be admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
18
24
25

Contact Admissions

Phone
(877)
722-8648
To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Pacific University, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (877) 722-8648 or check Pacific University Website

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