2022 Acceptance Rate

A total of 4,228 students have applied and 3,974 students have allowed to admit to Saint Cloud State University (Acceptance rate: 93.99%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 21.01 % where 835 students have finally enrolled out of 3,974 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of the school is higher (easier to admit) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Minnesota. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Augsburg University and Bethel University, its acceptance rate is higher (easy to get in) (the average acceptance rate of the schools is 77.20%).
The yield of the school is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Minnesota. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 23.30%).
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). (Last update: June 2022)

How to Apply to Saint Cloud State University

Online Applicationhttps://www.stcloudstate.edu/apply/default.aspx
Financial Aidhttps://www.stcloudstate.edu/srfs/finances/default.aspx
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.stcloudstate.edu/scsu4u/financing/default.aspx
Veterans Tuitionhttps://www.stcloudstate.edu/veterans/default.aspx
Disability Servicehttps://www.stcloudstate.edu/sas/default.aspx

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Admission Requirements

The following table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Saint Cloud State University. The school requires 3 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Saint Cloud State University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
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