Admission Profile

student and teacher

The Office of University Admission takes pride in our multifaceted and holistic application review process. The Admission Committee reviews a variety of factors when considering a candidate's admission including high school performance, strength of academic curriculum, standardized test scores, application essays, extracurricular activities, counselor recommendation and teacher recommendation.

Class of 2022 First-Year Admitted Profile

  • Applicants: 22,727
  • Targeted Class Size: 1,670
  • Acceptance Rate: 28.9%
  • GPA (middle 50%): 4.10-4.48 on a weighted 4.0 scale
  • SAT (middle 50%): 1380-1490
  • ACT (middle 50%): 31-34

Why Villanova?

Julie Snitzer

“I’m valued here. Students and professors are happy and care about each other.” Julie Snitzer, Marketing, Arlington Heights, IL