We are a test optional institution. Applicants, with a few exceptions, are not required to submit any standardized test scores; however, students who wish to submit SAT or ACT for consideration are welcome to do so.
What SAT score is required for Sacred Heart University?
Sacred Heart University admissions is selective with an acceptance rate of 64% and an early acceptance rate of 26.5%. Half the applicants admitted to Sacred Heart University have an SAT score between 1120 and 1260 or an ACT score of 23 and 28.
Is Sacred Heart University SAT optional?
We are a test-optional school. If you elect to submit your standardized test scores, use the following Sacred Heart University codes: SAT Code: 3780. ACT Code: 0589.
Does Sacred Heart require SAT essay?
Sacred Heart University considers the SAT Essay/ACT Writing section optional and may not include it as part of their admissions consideration. You don’t need to worry too much about Writing for this school, but other schools you’re applying to may require it.
What GPA do you need for Sacred Heart University?
General criteria for admission include: Minimum GPA of 2.75. GED, or high school diploma including: 3+ years of high school Math, including 2 years of Algebra and 1 year of Geometry; minimum grade of C+
Is Sacred Heart hard to get into?
Sacred Heart admissions is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate of 64%. Students that get into Sacred Heart have an average SAT score between 1040-1200 or an average ACT score of 23-26. The regular admissions application deadline for Sacred Heart is rolling.
Does Sacred Heart require an interview?
In addition, interviews are strongly recommended as part of our holistic application process.
How many letters of recommendation do you need for Sacred Heart University?
Most students have between 3-5 letters of recommendation. One to two recommendations should be a professor who can attest to your abilities in the hard sciences (Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Math).
Do you have to be Catholic to go to Sacred Heart University?
Sacred Heart University is Affiliated With the Roman Catholic Faith. Some, but not all, schools with a religious affiliation may require a statement of faith or religious studies component.
Does Sacred Heart use the common app?
Common App is used among high schools in the USA and worldwide; it requires an application fee and a SHU supplemental form. The SHU International Application may be used ONLY by international students applying to Sacred Heart University and does not require a fee.