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Acceptance Rate
81%
Yield (Enrollment Rate)
12%
Freshmen Enrollment
432
SAT Scores
1,015
ACT Scores
20

2020 Acceptance Rate

Total 4,323 students have applied and 3,500 students have allowed to admit to Saint Peter's University (acceptance rate: 80.96%). The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is 12.34 % where 432 students have finally enrolled out of 3,500 admitted students.
The acceptance rate of Saint Peter's University is higher (easier to admit) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as Fairleigh Dickinson University-Metropolitan Campus and Fairleigh Dickinson University-Florham Campus, its acceptance rate is average (average acceptance rate of the schools is 77.70%).
The yield of Saint Peter's University is lower (less admitted-students enrolled) compared to Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Compared to similar schools in rankings, its yield is average (average yield is 19.80%).

Admission Statistics Charts

2020 Test Scores Comparison

For academic year 2019-2020, the average SAT score is 1,015 and the average ACT score is 20 over scores submitted by enrolled first-time students. Compared to similar schools in college rankings, the admission score of Saint Peter's University is average than the schools (average score is 1,120). You can check and compare the SAT and ACT scores by subject with tables and charts.
Saint Peter's University SAT/ACT Scores Comparison
SAT AverageACT Average
Saint Peter's University1,01520
Similarly Colleges in Rankings1,09228
All U.S. Colleges112368
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges113269
4-Years or High Colleges112468
Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey112770

SAT/ACT Scores by Subject

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At Saint Peter's University, 367 students submitted SAT scores (86% of enrolled students).
The average SAT score is about 1,015 and it is average than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Next table shows the SAT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
Saint Peter's University SAT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing470550
Mathematics460550
Total9301,100
At Saint Peter's University, 34 students submitted ACT scores (8% of enrolled students).
The average ACT score is about 20 and it is lower than average for Private (not-for-profit), 4-Years or High Colleges in New Jersey. Next table shows the ACT average scores by subject and 25th/75th percentile.
Saint Peter's University ACT Scores by Subject
25th percentile75th percentile
Reading1723
English00
Mathematics00
Total1723
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Admission Requirements

Next table summarizes the admission requirement to apply to Saint Peter's University. The school requires 3 items to submit - Secondary school GPA, Secondary school record and Recommendations and 2 items are recommended to submit - Secondary school rank, Completion of college-preparatory program and .
Admission Requirements for Applying to Saint Peter's University
Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresConsidered but not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Considered but not required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended