Admissions Information

The application fee is $75 for applying undergraduate school and $90 for graduate school at Georgetown University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$90
Admission Informationhttps://uadmissions.georgetown.edu/#
Online Applicationhttps://uapply.georgetown.edu/register/firstyearapplication#
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree Offered2 Year Certificate, Bachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2020-21, the acceptance rate is 16.81% and the yield is 44.71%. 8,535 men and 12,655 women applied to GU and 1,538 men and 2,023 women students were accepted. Among them, 711 men and 881 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2020). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
TotalMenWomen
Applicants21,1908,53512,655
Admitted3,5611,5382,023
Enrolled1,592711881
Acceptance Rate 16.81%18.02%15.99%
Yield 44.71%46.23%43.55%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2020-2021, 1,196 students (75% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 732 students (46%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 760 and the 25th percentile is 690. The SAT Math score is 790 (75th) and 690 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 35 (75th percentile) and 31 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing690760
SAT Math690790
ACT Composite3135
ACT Math2934
ACT English3336
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Georgetown University are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,466, ACT: 97 - Private (not-for-profit) Research University (very high research activity)).

Application Requirements

It requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program, and Recommendations to its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. The next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Georgetown University.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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GU Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankConsidered but not Required
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRecommended
RecommendationsRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesRecommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
TOEFLRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended



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