Application Fee
$50
Graduate Application Fee
$60
Acceptance Rate
81%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
29%
Freshmen Enrollment
4,808
SAT Scores
1,235
ACT Scores
28

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 20,205 students have applied and 16,300 students have allowed to admit to Auburn University (Acceptance rate: 80.67%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 29.50 % where 4,808 students have finally enrolled out of 16,300 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as University of Rhode Island and Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, its acceptance rate is higher (easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 67.20%).
The yield of the school is higher (more admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 26.60%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,235 and the average ACT score is 28 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Auburn University is average than the schools (average score is 1,203). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Auburn University1,23528
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,17925
All U.S. Colleges112368
Public, 4-Years Colleges111267
4-Years Colleges112468
Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama110068

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Auburn University, 866 students submitted SAT scores (18% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,235 and it is average than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The following table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing580650
Mathematics570670
Total1,1501,320
At Auburn University, 3,911 students submitted ACT scores (81% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 28 and it is lower than average for Public, 4-Years Colleges in Alabama. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2531
English2533
Mathematics2328
Total7392

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Auburn University. The school requires 5 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record, Completion of college-preparatory program, Admission test scores and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Recommendations and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Auburn University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended