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University of Pittsburgh Admissions

Pitt admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 60%. Students that get into Pitt have an average SAT score between 1240-1420 or an average ACT score of 27-32. The regular admissions application deadline for Pitt is rolling.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
60%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
27,679
SAT Range
1240-1420
SAT Reading
620-700
SAT Math
620-720
Students Submitting SAT
78%
ACT Range
27-32
ACT English
26-33
ACT Math
26-31
ACT Writing
8-9
Students Submitting ACT
50%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$45
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Considered but not required
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
60%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.97 responses
Poll
67%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.97 responses
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