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University of San Diego Admissions

Admissions Overview

USD admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 49%. Students that get into USD have an average SAT score between 1190-1370 or an average ACT score of 26-31. The regular admissions application deadline for USD is December 15.

Will You Get In?

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
49%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
No data available  
Total Applicants
13,755
SAT Range
1190-1370
SAT Reading
600-680
SAT Math
590-690
Students Submitting SAT
69%
ACT Range
26-31
ACT English
26-33
ACT Math
24-29
ACT Writing
8-9
Students Submitting ACT
43%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
December 15
Early Decision Deadline
No data available  
Early Action Deadline
No data available  
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
No
Application Fee
$55
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
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Neither required nor recommended
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
77%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant. 48 responses
Poll
88%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers. 48 responses

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