Entrance Averages

  • Entrance Averages

BYU uses a holistic review process. This means that all parts of the application are considered. A certain GPA or ACT score does not guarantee admission.

Admission Statistics

 The following are statistics of admitted freshmen and transfer applicants for 2017 Spring/Summer/Fall Admission:

Freshman Applicants
Applicants Students Accepted Average GPA Average ACT/SAT Acceptance Rate
13,707 7,317 3.86 29.5 / 1300 53.4%
Transfer Applicants
Applicants Students Accepted Average GPA Acceptance Rate
2,626 1,146 3.71 43.6%

Freshman Class Profile Highlights

Here are a few highlights from the most recent admitted class and the percentage of students who took advantage of these opportunities:

Opportunities Percentage of Class
Seminary Grad 97.3%
Service 99.8%
Leadership 99.5%
Talent 98.9%
Employment 84.7%