University of San Francisco Admissions

The application fee is $70 for applying undergraduate school and $55 for graduate school at University of San Francisco. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$55
Admission Informationhttps://www.usfca.edu/admission
Online Applicationhttps://www.usfca.edu/admission/undergraduate/apply
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Credits for Life Experiences, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For academic year 2018-19, the acceptance rate is 64.55% and yield is 12.97%. 5,974 men and 12,437 women applied to University of San Francisco and 3,967 men and 7,918 women students were accepted. Among them, 548 men and 994 women were enrolled into the school (Fall 2018). Following table and chart show the admission statistics including number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants18,4115,97412,437
Admitted11,8853,9677,918
Enrolled1,542548994
Acceptance Ratio 64.55%66.40%63.66%
Yield 12.97%13.81%12.55%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For academic year 2018-2019, 1,103 students (72% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 558 students (36%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 660 and 25th percentile is 570. The SAT Math score is 670 (75th) and 560 (25th). The submitted ACT score is 87 (75th percentile) and 87 (25th percentile). .
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing570660
SAT Math560670
ACT Composite2329
ACT Math2227
ACT English2331
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at University of San Francisco are relatively high when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,144, ACT: 69 - Private (not-for-profit) Doctoral/Research University).

Application Requirements

University of San Francisco requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, Recommendations and Formal Demonstration of Competencies to its applicants. Next table summarizes University of San Francisco application requirements.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and required years of subject, see University of San Francisco online application page .
Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended



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