Seattle University: Admission & Tests

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Below is a brief overview of Seattle University general admissions procedures, application 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
Seattle University admission criteria are rather easy, in 2015-16 this college accepted 73% of those who apply.

This school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

Seattle University usually 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
$55
Seattle University requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Seattle University is $55.00. The graduate application fee is $55.00. The first-professional application fee is $50.00.

SAT Test Scores

Submitting the results of Scholastic Ability Test is a very important part of the application process. 75 percent of applicants at Seattle University submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 510 to 670 on Critical Reading, from 510 to 650 on Math, and from 510 to 650 on Writing. It looks like if you scored above 630 in SAT Critical Reading, 610 in SAT Math, and 610 in SAT Writing, that should get you accepted at this institution.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

SAT Critical Reading
470
590
630

SAT Math
470
580
610

SAT Writing
470
580
610

ACT Test Scores

Submitting the results of American College Test is usual component of the application procedure at Seattle University. 50% of applicants took the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 24 to 30 on Composite, from 23 to 33 on English, from 23 to 29 on Math, and from 6 to 9 on Writing. Based off those numbers, if you have above 29 in ACT Composite, 31 in ACT English, 28 in ACT Math, and 8 in ACT Writing, that should make you safe for being admitted at this school.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
22
27
29

ACT English
21
28
31

ACT Math
21
26
28

ACT Writing
6
8
8

Contact Admissions

Phone
(206)
296-6000
To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Seattle University, please contact this school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (206) 296-6000 or check Seattle University Website

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