BYU Admissions

The application fee is $35 for applying undergraduate school and $50 for graduate school at Brigham Young University-Provo. Next table presents general admission information.
General Admission Information
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$50
Admission Information
Calendar SystemSemester
Credits AcceptedDual Credits, Advanced placement (AP) Credits
Degree OfferedBachelor, Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)

Admission Statistics

For the academic year 2019-20, the acceptance rate is 67.49% and the yield is 80.88%. 4,599 men and 5,901 women applied to BYU and 2,928 men and 4,158 women students were accepted. Among them, 2,429 men and 3,302 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 the yield (also known as enrollment rate).
Acceptance Ratio 67.49%63.67%70.46%
Yield 80.88%82.96%79.41%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

For the academic year 2019-2020, 1,715 students (30% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 5,152 students (90%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Evidence-Based Reading/Writing is 710 and the 25th percentile is 610. The SAT Math score is 710 (75th) and 600 (25th). The submitted ACT composite score is 31 (75th percentile) and 26 (25th percentile).
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing610710
SAT Math600710
ACT Composite2631
ACT Math2530
ACT English2634
The submitted SAT and ACT scores of admitted students at Brigham Young University-Provo are similar to the average score when comparing similar colleges (SAT: 1,276, ACT: 80 - Private (not-for-profit) Research University (high research activity)).

Application Requirements

BYU 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 Brigham Young University-Provo.
For more admission information such as minimum GPA and deadlines, see BYU online application page .
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BYU Admission Requirements
High School GPARequired
High School RankNeither required nor recommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramConsidered but not Required
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended

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