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Western Kentucky University Admissions

Western Kentucky admissions is not selective with an acceptance rate of 94%. Students that get into Western Kentucky have an average SAT score between 860-1090 or an average ACT score of 19-26. The regular admissions application deadline for Western Kentucky is August 1.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
9,693
SAT Range
860-1090
SAT Reading
430-540
SAT Math
430-550
Students Submitting SAT
8%
ACT Range
19-26
ACT English
19-28
ACT Math
17-25
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
95%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
August 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$45
Application Website
Accepts Common App
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
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
52%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.61 responses
Poll
66%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.61 responses
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