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Lyon College Admissions

Lyon admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 50%. Students that get into Lyon have an average SAT score between 1040-1200 or an average ACT score of 21-26. The regular admissions application deadline for Lyon is rolling.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
50%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
2,394
SAT Range
1040-1200
SAT Reading
520-620
SAT Math
520-580
Students Submitting SAT
10%
ACT Range
21-26
ACT English
20-27
ACT Math
21-25
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
90%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$0
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Neither required nor recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Neither required nor recommended
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Considered but not required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
88%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.8 responses
Poll
88%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.8 responses