Applying to Austin

Acceptance Rate 51.28%
Yield 16.91%
SAT Score 1,210
ACT Score 27
Applicants 4,360

Applying To Austin

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 51.28% at Austin College where a total of 4,360 students applied and 2,236 were accepted. The average SAT score of enrolled students is 1,210 and the average ACT score is 27. It requires four items and recommends 3 articles to submit to their applicants. The following table describes the general admission information for applying to Austin College.
Open Admission Policy
Admission Informationwww.austincollege.edu/admission
Online Applicationwww.austincollege.edu/admission/apply
Acceptance Rate51%
Average Test Scores1,210 SAT / 27 ACT
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For the academic year 2019-2020, the acceptance rate is 51.28% where a total of 4,360 students (1,915 men and 2,445 women) have applied to Austin and 2,236 (938 men and 1,298 women) students have been admitted to the school. Among them, 184 male and 194 female students have enrolled into Austin and its yield, also known as enrollment rate is 16.91%. The following table shows the admission statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield.
Admission Statistics at Austin
Acceptance Rate 51.28% 48.98% 53.09%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 16.91% 19.62% 14.95%
[Chart] Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

At Austin, 255 applicants (67% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 155 applicants (41%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. The average SAT score of those who submitted scores is 1,210 and the average ACT score is 27 at Austin. SAT 75th percentile score is 1,310 and 25th percentile score is 1,110. For ACT scores, the 75th percentile score is 86 and the 25th percentile score is 68. The following table shows the detailed SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Austin.
Average SAT and ACT Scores at Austin
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing560660
SAT Math550650
ACT Composite2429
ACT Math2227
ACT English2230
[Chart] SAT Scores by Subject
[Chart] ACT Scores by Subject

Admission Requirements

Austin College requires 4 item(s) (High School GPA, High School Record (or Transcript), Recommendations, TOEFL) and recommends 3 articles (High School Rank, Completion of College Preparatory Program, Formal Demonstration of Competencies) to submit to their applicants. In addition, 1 item(s) (Admission Test Scores) are considered but not required to submit. The following table summarizes the application requirements at Austin College
Application Requirements for Austin
High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required △ Considered (not Required) ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

The calendar system at Austin College is Four-one-four plan. Austin College accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits. Next table describes credits that Austin College accepts.
Calendar SystemFour-one-four plan
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Credit for military training