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California University of Pennsylvania Admissions

Cal U admissions is not selective with an acceptance rate of 97%. Students that get into Cal U have an average SAT score between 910-1100 or an average ACT score of 17-23. The regular admissions application deadline for Cal U is rolling.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
97%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
3,105
SAT Range
910-1100
SAT Reading
460-560
SAT Math
450-540
Students Submitting SAT
89%
ACT Range
17-23
ACT English
15-23
ACT Math
16-22
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
15%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$35
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Neither required nor recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Considered but not required
Poll
78%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.40 responses
Poll
73%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.40 responses