Admission Process of Arizona State University

Before applying for Arizona State University student should know the admission process of this university. University admission process is not simply a series of steps. has brought to you all of the pieces information you need to know to get admitted in Arizona State University. Based on the ranking of university and popularity of university, admission competition varies. University admission forms are not free. So it is wise to learn about the admission process and to know necessary information before applying for a university. It reduces the possibility of being rejected and saves admission form money.

In this article, students will find the freshmen admission requirements of Arizona State University. We have also highlighted the entry level difficulty of Arizona State University. Different universities require different high school units. We have included the high school unit requirement of Arizona State University too. Not only requirement related information, here you will find the admission application form cost, time of admission application, application form types and address of admission office of Arizona State University.

In order to make the admission and acceptance criteria of Arizona State University transparent, we have represented a several groups of statistical data. These data will help students to understand whether he should apply for Arizona State University or not. For example, CGPA and admission success rate of Arizona State University, SAT, ACT and GRE score to admission success rate of Arizona State University and so on.

Entrance Difficulty

Moderately Difficult

Moderately Difficult: More than 75% of freshmen were in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT I or over 18 on the ACT; about 85% or fewer of all applicants accepted

High School Units Required (Recommended)
Subject Required Units Recommended Units
English 4  
Mathematics 4  
Science 3  
Foreign Language 2  
Social Studies 1  
History 1  
Required Examination
Exam Scores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Recommended Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Required for some
SAT Essay Component Policy Accepted with or without essay component
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component
Use of SAT/ACT Essay SAT: Not used
ACT: Not used 
Admission Office
City, State, Zip Tempe, AZ  85287
Phone (480) 965-7788
Fax (482) 965-1608
Application Fees and Deadlines
Regular Admission Deadline Rolling
Application Fee $50
Application Fee Waiver Available
Regular Admission Notification Rolling, notification begins September 1
Accept Offer of Admission By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
Waiting List Used No
Defer Admission Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission Transfer applications accepted
Types of Application Form
Common Application Not accepted
Universal College Application Not accepted
Electronic Application Available
Other Application Requirements
Interview Not Required
Essay or Personal
Required for some freshmen
Letters of
Required for some freshmen
Other Additional requirements for Honors College and certain majors recommended for some freshmen
Financial Need Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection Criteria
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant’s Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/ Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X
Previous Admission Session Data
Overall Admission Rate 83% of 24,764 applicants were admitted
   Women 84% of 11,250 applicants were admitted
   Men 81% of 13,514 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled 9,476 (46%) of 20,431 admitted students enrolled
   Women 4,091 (43%) of 9,470 admitted students enrolled
   Men 5,385 (49%) of 10,961 admitted students enrolled
Acceptance Percentage Based on CGPA (4.0 Scale)
Average GPA 3.49
3.75 and Above 34%
3.50 – 3.74 21%
3.25 – 3.49 19%
3.00 – 3.24 14%
2.50 – 2.99 11%
2.00 – 2.49 1%
Acceptance Percentage Based on SAT Scores
SAT Math 584 average
520-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 – 800 11%
Score of 600 – 700 34%
Score of 500 – 600 39%
Score of 400 – 500 15%
Score of 300 – 400 1%
Score of 200 – 300 0%
SAT Critical Reading 565 average
500-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 – 800 9%
Score of 600 – 700 28%
Score of 500 – 600 41%
Score of 400 – 500 19%
Score of 300 – 400 3%
Score of 200 – 300 0%
SAT Writing Not reported
Score of 700 – 800 Not reported
Score of 600 – 700 Not reported
Score of 500 – 600 Not reported
Score of 400 – 500 Not reported
Score of 300 – 400 Not reported
Score of 200 – 300 Not reported
Acceptance Percentage Based on ACT Scores
ACT Composite 25 average
22-28 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 – 36 17%
Score of 24 – 29 49%
Score of 18 – 23 32%
Score of 12 – 17 3%
Score of 6 – 11 0%
Score of 5 or Below 0%
Other Qualifications of Accepted Students
High School Class Rank Top tenth: 30%
Top quarter: 60%
Top half: 88%
Bottom half: 12%
National Merit Scholar 1%
Valedictorian Not reported
Class President Not reported
Student Government Officer Not reported

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