- 4 Year
- WASHINGTON, DC
American University Admissions
What is the acceptance rate for AU?
American admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 64%. Students that get into American have an average SAT score between 1280-1440 or an average ACT score of 29-33. The regular admissions application deadline for American is January 15. Interested students can apply for early decision, and the American early decision deadline is November 15.
Will You Get In?
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
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Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
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Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
What Really Matters When Applying
- High School GPARequired
- High School RankNeither required nor recommended
- High School TranscriptRequired
- College Prep CoursesRequired
- SAT/ACTConsidered but not required
66%of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 62 responses
71%of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 62 responses