Acceptance Rate
89%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
19%
Freshmen Enrollment
626
SAT Scores
1,125
ACT Scores
24

2020 Acceptance Rate

A total of 3,660 students have applied and 3,265 students have allowed to admit to Niagara University (Acceptance rate: 89.21%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 19.17 % where 626 students have finally enrolled out of 3,265 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Canisius College and Metropolitan College of New York, its acceptance rate is much higher (very easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 45.78%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is much higher (highly eager to enroll) (average yield is 24.00%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For the academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,125 and the average ACT score is 24 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Niagara University is average than the schools (average score is 1,173). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Niagara University1,12524
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,14924
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges113269
4-Years Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York120677

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

SATACT
At Niagara University, 496 students submitted SAT scores (79% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,125 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. 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 Writing510610
Mathematics510620
Total1,0201,230
At Niagara University, 159 students submitted ACT scores (25% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 24 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in New York. The next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading2027
English1926
Mathematics1926
Total5879

Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Niagara University. The school requires 3 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 3 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Niagara University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended