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University of San Francisco Admissions

USF admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 71%. Students that get into USF have an average SAT score between 1030-1250 or an average ACT score of 23-28. The regular admissions application deadline for USF is January 15. Interested students can apply for early action and early decision. The early action deadline is November 15, and the early decision deadline is November 15.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
71%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
58%
Total Applicants
15,289
SAT Range
1030-1250
SAT Reading
510-620
SAT Math
520-630
Students Submitting SAT
69%
ACT Range
23-28
ACT English
23-30
ACT Math
23-28
ACT Writing
8-9
Students Submitting ACT
49%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
January 15
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
Yes
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$65
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
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
73%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.56 responses
Poll
80%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.56 responses
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