Acceptance Rate 80.87%
Yield (Enrollment Ratio) 17.99%
Applicants 104,261
Admitted 84,314
Enrolled 15,169

Applying To Oregon Colleges

The average acceptance rate is 80.87% at Oregon colleges and universities where total 104,261 students have applied and 84,314 have been accepted. The average undergraduate application fees is $58.00 and the graduate application fees is $56.00. Next table presents the general admission information for applying to Oregon colleges.
General Admission Information of Oregon Colleges
Open Admission Policy43 out of 83 schools
Average Undergraduate Application Fees$ 58.00
Average Graduate Application Fees$ 56.00
Average Acceptance Rate80.87%
Average Yield (Enrollment Rate)17.99%
Average Test Scores1,139 SAT / 23 ACT

Acceptance Rates and Headcounts

For academic year 2021-2022, total 104,261 students (42,153 men and 62,049 women) applied to and 84,314 (33,241 men and 51,016 women) students were accepted to admit Oregon Colleges. Among them, 6,484 men and 8,685 women were enrolled into Oregon schools. The average acceptance rate is 80.87% and admission yield (enrollment rate) is 17.99%. The table below shows the Oregon colleges admission statistics including admission and enrolment rates.
Admission Statistics for Oregon Colleges (2021-2022)
Acceptance Rate 80.87% 78.86% 82.22%
Enrollment Ratio 17.99% 19.51% 17.02%
[Chart]Oregon Colleges Average Acceptance Rate and Yield

Average SAT and ACT Scores

For Oregon college, 8,551 students (58.00% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 4,924 students (32.00%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,239 and 25th percentile score is 1,039. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 78 and 25th percentile score is 55. Next table shows the detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Oregon colleges and universities.
SAT and ACT Score Distribution at Oregon Colleges
25th Percentile75th Percentile
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing524.00627.00
SAT Math515.00612.00
ACT Composite19.0026.00
ACT Math18.0026.00
ACT English18.0026.00
[Chart] SAT/ACT Distribution - Oregon Colleges
[Chart] Average SAT Scores - Oregon Colleges
[Chart] Average ACT Scores - Oregon Colleges

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

In Oregon State, 18 schools use semester calendar systems and 30 schools are based on quarter system. Next table lists the number of schools with their calendar systems.
Semester18 out of 83 schools
Quarter30 out of 83 schools
Trimester1 out of 83 schools
Four-one-four plan3 out of 83 schools
Other academic year2 out of 83 schools
Differs by program8 out of 83 schools
Continuous19 out of 83 schools
Un-Known/Other2 out of 83 schools
Next table describes credits that Oregon colleges and universities are accepting for their students
Dual Credits48 out of 83 schools
Credits for Life Experiences32 out of 83 schools
Advanced placement (AP) Credits50 out of 83 schools
Credit for Military Training44 out of 83 schools

Application Requirements

22 Oregon schools require High School GPA and 24 schools require High School Record (or Transcript). The test scores such as SAT and ACT are required by 3 Oregon colleges. Next table summarizes the application requirements for applying to Oregon colleges.
Admission Checklist for Oregon Colleges
High School GPA220
High School Rank09
High School Record (or Transcript)240
Completion of College Preparatory Program95
Formal Demonstration of Competencies34
Admission Test Scores34
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)20