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University of San Diego

Admissions

Visiting And Contact Information

5998 Alcala Park

San Diego, CA 92110-2492

United States

Phone: 619-260-4506

Fax: 619-260-6836

Website

Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 93
SAT:
% Submitting Score:73%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:540 - 650
     Math Middle 50%:570 - 670
     Writing Middle 50%:550 - 660
ACT:
% Submitting Score:53%
     ACT Middle 50%:25 - 30
     Math Middle 50%:25 - 30
     English Middle 50%:25 - 31
Average High School GPA:3.88
     % with GPA 3.75 of higher:66%
     % with GPA 3.50 - 3.74:19%
     % with GPA 3.25 - 3.49:9%
     % with GPA 3.0 - 3.24:5%
     % with GPA 2.5 - 2.99:1%
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:45%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:91%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:58%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 14,693
Total applicants who are accepted: 7,178
Total of accepted students who enroll: 1,238
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 90%
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Application Process
Application Fee: $55.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Regular Application Deadline: 12/15
Notification Begins: 02/25
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $200.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: Yes, in part
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: one year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Important
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Very important
Application Essay:Important
Recommendation(s):Important
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Important
Talent / Ability:Important
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Important
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Important
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Required:
     Total Academic Units:15
     English:4
     Mathematics:3
     Science:3
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:3
     Social Studies:2
Academic Units Recommended:
     Total Academic Units:19
     English:4
     Mathematics:4
     Science:4
     Lab Science:3
     Foreign Language:4
     Social Studies:3
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    93
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    540 - 650
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    570 - 670
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    550 - 660
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    25 - 30
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    25 - 30
  •      English Middle 50%:
    25 - 31
  • Average HS GPA:
    3.88
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    12/15
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