Washington State University Campus, Pullman, WA

Applying to Washington State

Acceptance Rate 77.19%
Yield 29.38%
SAT Average 1,115
ACT Average 66
Applicants 22,773

Applying To Washington State

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 77.19% at Washington State University where total 22,773 students applied and 17,579 were accepted. Next table describes the general admission information for applying to Washington State University.

Open Admission Policy
Undergraduate Application Fees$50
Graduate Application Fees$75
Admission Informationadmission.wsu.edu/
Online Applicationadmission.wsu.edu/apply/

Acceptance Rate, Yield, and Headcounts

For academic year 2018-2019, total 22,773 students (9,411 men and 13,362 women) applied to Washington State and 17,579 (7,116 men and 10,463 women) students were admitted to the school. Among them, 2,245 men and 2,919 women were enrolled into Washington State University. Following table shows the Washington State University Admission Statistics including admission stats, acceptance rate, and yield, also known as enrolment rate, where the acceptance rate is 77.19% and yield is 29.38%.

Admission Statistics at Washington State
Acceptance Rate 77.19% 75.61% 78.30%
Yield (Enrollment Rate) 29.38% 31.55% 27.90%
[Chart] Washington State University Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

4,411 applicants (85% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 1,355 applicants (26%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,210 and 25th percentile score is 1,020. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 77 and 25th percentile score is 57. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Washington State University.

Average SAT and ACT Scores at Washington State
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing510610
SAT Math510600
ACT Composite2026
ACT Math1826
ACT English1925
[Chart] SAT Scores at Washington State University
[Chart] ACT Scores at Washington State University

Admission Requirements

Washington State University requires 5 articles to submit to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at Washington State University

Application Requirements for Washington State
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 Washington State University is Semester. Washington State University accepts Dual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits, Credits for Life Experiences. Next table describes credits that Washington State University accepts.

Calendar SystemSemester
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits