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Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge

Overview
Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1860
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 24,583
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $420,846,073
Admissions Address

156 Thomas Boyd Hall
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

Website

http://www.lsu.edu

Admissions E-mail

admissions@lsu.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.5
Send application by: April 15
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Cleve Brooks
Admissions office telephone: (225) 578-1175
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: April 15
Decision sent by: Other
Accept offer by: No set date
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $40
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? No
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Electronic application:
 
http://appl003.lsu.edu/slas/ugadmissions.nsf/index Tuition deposit: None
Room deposit: $150 (Partially refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 N/A
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 N/A
Lab 0 N/A
Foreign language 2 N/A
Social studies 1 N/A
History 2 N/A
Academic electives 3 N/A
Total academic units 18 N/A

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Neither required nor recommended
Off-campus interview: Not available
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: July 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Very important
Application essay: Considered
Recommendation: Considered
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Not considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Not considered
First generation: Considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Not considered
Level of applicant's interest: Not considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 74%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 74%
Total applicants: 10,135
Total acceptances: 7,455
Total freshman enrollment: 4,508
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 4,531
Male acceptances: 3,312
Male freshman enrollment: 2,055
 
Female applicants: 5,604
Female acceptances: 4,143
Female freshman enrollment: 2,453
Out-of-state freshmen: 14%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: N/A
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: N/A
Students enrolled from waiting list: N/A

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 28%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 56%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 86%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 94%
Average high school GPA: 3.5
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 99%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 10%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 530 – 640
Math: 540 – 660
Combined: 1070 – 1300

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 8.7% 11.1%
600-699 35.9% 43.3%
500-599 42.5% 36.5%
400-499 11.6% 8.0%
300-399 1.3% 1.1%
200-299 0.0% 0.0%

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 89%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 23 – 29
Math: 21 – 27
Composite: 23 – 27

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 10.4% 21.2% 8.2%
24-29 54.6% 49.3% 49.6%
18-23 34.7% 28.8% 39.5%
12-17 0.3% 0.7% 2.7%
6-11 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%

 

 



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