Admissions Information

The application fee is $20 for applying undergraduate school and $20 for graduate school at Grambling State University. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$20
Graduate Application Fees$20
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 97.23% and the yield is 28.91%. 1,044 men and 2,065 women applied to GSU and 1,008 men and 2,015 women students were accepted. Among them, 333 men and 541 women were enrolled in the school (Fall 2019). The following table and chart show the admission statistics including the number of applicants, acceptance rate, and yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Rate 97.23%96.55%97.58%
Yield 28.91%33.04%26.85%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 241 students (28% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 689 students (79%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 540 and the 25th percentile is 460. The SAT Math score is 520 (75th) and 450 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 20 (75th percentile) and 16 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing460540
SAT Math450520
ACT Composite1620
ACT Math1521
ACT English1619
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Grambling State University are low when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,080, ACT: 61 - Public Master's College and University (larger programs)).

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 next table summarizes the application requirements to apply Grambling State University.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see its online application page .
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GSU Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankRequired
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
RecommendationsNeither required nor recommended
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresConsidered but not Required
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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