Seattle Pacific University (SPU)

Seattle, WA

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Seattle Pacific University Applicant Information

Important Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline February 1
SAT / ACT Scores Due February 1
SAT II Scores Due February 1
College Will Notify March 1

Admission Rate

  • Men
  • Women
  Men Women Total
Applied 1,432 3,127 4,559
Accepted 1,125 2,499 3,624
Acceptance Rate 79% 80% 79%
Enrolled 247 537 784

SPU Test Scores

Note: All test score ranges and GPA are approximations based on available data. Falling within a school’s displayed range for test scores and/or GPA does not guarantee admission to that school.

Average GPA
3.60 (weighted)

SAT Scores

(85% of Students Admitted to Seattle Pacific University Submit SAT Scores)

  • Verbal 500 to 620
  • Math 500 to 610
  • Writing 500 to 600
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Writing
Category Verbal Math Writing
Top 75th Percentile 620 610 600
Bottom 25th Percentile 500 500 500

ACT Scores

(38% of Students Admitted to Seattle Pacific University Submit ACT Scores)

  • Verbal 22 to 28
  • Math 21 to 27
  • Composite 22 to 27
  • Verbal
  • Math
  • Composite
  Verbal Math Composite
Top 75th Percentile 28 27 27
Bottom 25th Percentile 22 21 22

Seattle Pacific University Application Requirements

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($50)   Very Important
High School Diploma or Equivalent   Very Important
High School GPA   Very Important
High School Rank     Considered
High School Transcript   Very Important
Recommendations   Very Important
Essay     Very Important
Extracurricular Activities     Important
Volunteer Work     Important
Standardized Test Score(s)   Very Important
Interview     Important
Competencies     Not Considered
TOEFL   Very Important

High School Prerequisites

Subject Years Required Years Recommended
English 4
Foreign Language 3
History 2
Math 3
Science 3
Electives 1 1

Seattle Pacific University Transfer Students

Undergraduate Enrollment 3,417 (93%)
Undergraduate Transfer-in Enrollment 237 (6%)

Seattle Pacific University Admissons Requirements for Transfers

  Required Recommended Considered
Application Fee ($50)   Very Important
GPA (minimum 2.50)   Very Important
High School Transcript   Very Important
College Transcript   Very Important
Essay/Personal Statement   Very Important
Interview   Important
Standardized Test Scores   Very Important
Statement of Good Standing
from Prior Institution(s)
    Not Considered

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