California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school’s official website.

Admissions Stats

Fall 2018 Selectivity

Selectivity more selective
Fall 2018 acceptance rate 33%
Early decision acceptance rate 19%
Early action acceptance rate N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 34%

Fall 2018 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 33,627
Female applicants 15,789
Male applicants 17,838
Applicants accepted 10,944
Female applicants accepted 5,547
Male applicants accepted 5,397
Freshman enrollment 3,524
Female freshman enrollment 1,675
Male freshman enrollment 1,849
Early decision applicants 4,069
Early decision applicants accepted 791
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants N/A
Early action applicants accepted N/A
Early action applicants enrolled N/A
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action N/A

Fall 2018 Wait List

School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 1,746
Students accepting place on wait list N/A
Students accepted from wait list 31

Fall 2018 High School Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 53%

Fall 2018 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA 96%
Average high school GPA 3.8
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2018 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 91%
SAT Critical Reading average score 588
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 540-640
SAT Math average score 627
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 580-680
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range N/A
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2018 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 62%
Average ACT Composite score 27
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 24-29
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 24-30
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 25-31