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Fayetteville State University

Type of school: Public institution
Year founded: 1867
Affiliation: None
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 5,399
Environment: Urban
Endowment: N/A
Admissions Address

1200 Murchison Road
Fayetteville, NC 28301



Admissions E-mail



Selectivity: Least Selective
Average high school GPA: 2.8
Send application by: August 25
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: N/A
Admissions office telephone: (910) 672-1371
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: August 25
Decision sent by: Accept offer by: May 1 (or within 2 weeks if notified thereafter)
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Not offered Application fee: $25
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? No
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: Yes
Applications via E-mail: No
Tuition deposit: None (Refundable)
Room deposit: $125 (Nonrefundable)
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 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 3
Lab 1 1
Foreign language 2 2
Social studies 2 2
History 2 2
Academic electives 6 4
Total academic units 21 21

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
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 15
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: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Considered
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Important
First generation: Not considered
Alumni/ae relation: Not considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Not considered
Volunteer work: Not considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: Least Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 77%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 77%
Total applicants: 2,155
Total acceptances: 1,664
Total freshman enrollment: 839
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: 695
Male acceptances: 520
Male freshman enrollment: 278
Female applicants: 1,460
Female acceptances: 1,144
Female freshman enrollment: 561
Out-of-state freshmen: 8%
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 0
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 0
Students enrolled from waiting list: 0

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 5%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 18%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 53%
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 95%
Average high school GPA: 2.8
First-year students submitting GPA: 100%
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 94%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 380 – 470
Math: 390 – 470
Combined: 770 – 940

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 0.1% 0.1%
600-699 1.4% 1.5%
500-599 14.2% 13.2%
400-499 51.5% 53.5%
300-399 31.5% 30.3%
200-299 1.3% 1.4%

First-year students submitting ACT scores: 19%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: 12 – 18
Math: 15 – 18
Composite: 15 – 19

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
24-29 2.5% 1.8% 1.8%
18-23 33.7% 23.4% 29.5%
12-17 62.0% 56.8% 68.7%
6-11 1.8% 18.0% 0.0%
Below 6 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%


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