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Colorado State University Admissions

Colorado State admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 78%. Students that get into Colorado State have an average SAT score between 1020-1250 or an average ACT score of 23-28. The regular admissions application deadline for Colorado State is May 1. Interested students can apply for early action, and the Colorado State early action deadline is December 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
78%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
21,759
SAT Range
1020-1250
SAT Reading
510-620
SAT Math
510-630
Students Submitting SAT
24%
ACT Range
23-28
ACT English
22-28
ACT Math
22-28
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
88%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
May 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
December 1
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$50
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
68%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.124 responses
Poll
74%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.124 responses
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