Niagara University Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into Niagara University? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,477 out of 2,923 applicants or 85% were admitted making Niagara University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores. Niagara University typically accepts and attracts B+ average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 1,850 1,073 2,923
Accepted 1,524 953 2,477
Acceptance Rate 82% 89% 85%
Enrolled 405 238 643
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 27% 25% 26%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to Niagara University and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that Niagara University regularly accepts students with ACTs of 20 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. 40 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Niagara University.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1010 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 915. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1105 out of 1600. A competitive SAT score is critical as 86 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 1010 1200
SAT Reading 500 610
SAT Math 510 590
ACT Composite 20 25
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 20 26

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >91%
22 to 25 Avg + 85%-91%
20 to 22 Avg - 79%-85%
18 to 20 Reach 71%-79%
Less than 18 Low <71%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1200 and Above Good >91%
1105 to 1200 Avg + 85%-91%
1010 to 1105 Avg - 77%-85%
915 to 1010 Reach 66%-77%
Less than 915 Low <66%

Estimated GPA Requirements

You will need above average high school grades to get into Niagara University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Niagara University was 3.4 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school grades are above the average 3.4 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Niagara University accepts 85% of all applicants.

What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 16% Good
3.50 to 3.75 32% Good
3.25 to 3.50 30% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 17% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 5% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 0% Low
2.25 to 2.50 0% Low
2.00 to 2.25 0% Low

Fall 2017 Application Deadline

You have 71 days left until 2017 Fall term applications are due on Aug 1, 2017.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Niagara University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=193973 IPEDS survey data for Niagara University.

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