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COLLEGE PROFILE

Oakwood University

Huntsville, AL

FRESHMAN ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Entrance Difficulty
Minimally Difficult: Most freshmen were not in the top 50% of their high school class and scored somewhat below 1010 on the SAT I or below 19 on the ACT; up to 95% of all applicants accepted.
High School Preparation
High School GraduationHigh school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School ProgramCollege preparatory program is recommended
High School Units Required or Recommended
SubjectRequired UnitsRecommended Units
English 4
Mathematics 2
Science 2
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 1
History 1
Academic Electives  
Examinations
ExamScores Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACTRequiredNot reported
SAT Only  
ACT Only  
SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or ACT  
SAT Subject Tests Only 
ACT Writing Test PolicyNot reported
Use of SAT/ACT EssayNot reported

APPLYING FOR ADMISSION

Admissions Office
Address7000 Adventist Boulevard
City, State, ZipHuntsville, AL  35896
Phone(256) 726-7030
Fax(256) 726-7404
E-mailadmission@oakwood.edu
Application Dates and Fees
Regular Admission DeadlineRolling
Application Fee$25
Application Fee WaiverAvailable
Regular Admission NotificationNot reported
Accept Offer of AdmissionNo set date
Waiting List UsedNo
Defer AdmissionStudent can defer admission
Transfer AdmissionTransfer applications not accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision OfferedNo
Early Decision Deadline 
Early Decision Notification 
Early Action OfferedYes
Early Action DeadlineMarch 30
Early Action NotificationApril 15
Application Form
Common ApplicationNot accepted
Universal College ApplicationNot accepted
Electronic Application Not available
Other Application Requirements
InterviewNot required
Essay or Personal
Statement
Required for some freshmen
Letters of
Recommendation
 
Other 
Financial Need 

SELECTION OF STUDENTS

FactorVery ImportantImportantConsideredNot Considered
Rigor of Secondary School RecordX
Academic GPAX
Standardized TestsX
Class RankX
RecommendationsX
EssayX
InterviewX
Level of Applicant's InterestX
Extracurricular ActivitiesX
Volunteer WorkX
Particular
Talent/Ability
X
Character/Personal QualitiesX
First Generation to Attend CollegeX
State ResidencyX
Geographic ResidenceX
Relation with AlumnusX
Religious Affiliation/ CommitmentX
EthnicityX
Work ExperienceX

PROFILE OF FALL ADMISSION

Overall Admission Rate57% of 1,492 applicants were admitted
   Women57% of 877 applicants were admitted
   Men58% of 615 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled711 (83%) of 856 admitted students enrolled
   Women386 (78%) of 498 admitted students enrolled
   Men325 (91%) of 358 admitted students enrolled
Early Decision Admission Rate 
Early Action Admission RateNot reported
Students Offered Wait List 
Students Accepting Wait List Position 
Students Admitted From Wait List 
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 scale)
Average GPA2.99
3.75 and Above13%
3.50 - 3.7413%
3.25 - 3.4914%
3.00 - 3.2412%
2.50 - 2.9925%
2.00 - 2.4919%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math441 average
380-500 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
4%
Score of 500 - 600
20%
Score of 400 - 500
45%
Score of 300 - 400
24%
Score of 200 - 300
6%
SAT Critical Reading467 average
410-530 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1%
Score of 600 - 700
7%
Score of 500 - 600
26%
Score of 400 - 500
48%
Score of 300 - 400
14%
Score of 200 - 300
4%
SAT WritingNot reported
Score of 700 - 800
Not reported
Score of 600 - 700
Not reported
Score of 500 - 600
Not reported
Score of 400 - 500
Not reported
Score of 300 - 400
Not reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
ACT Composite18 average
16-21 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
1%
Score of 24 - 29
11%
Score of 18 - 23
41%
Score of 12 - 17
44%
Score of 6 - 11
3%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class RankTop tenth: 8%
Top quarter: 26%
Top half: 53%
Bottom half: 47%
National Merit ScholarNot reported
ValedictorianNot reported
Class PresidentNot reported
Student Government OfficerNot reported
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CLASS OF 2019 Profile of Students on COLLEGEdata
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  GPA SAT ACT
UW W M CR W  
Average 4.00 4.10       23
Low 4.00 4.10       23
High 4.00 4.10       23
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Annual Survey of Colleges 2014, copyright © 2014 The College Board. All rights reserved.
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