Southern University at New Orleans: Admission & Tests

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Southern University at New Orleans LogoBelow is a quick overview of Southern University at New Orleans general admissions procedures, aplication policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Southern University at New Orleans admission criteria are very hard; in 2013-14 the school accepted only 17 percent of the applicants.

This college doesn't require you to submit reference letters with your application and does not require admission test scores.

Southern University at New Orleans as a rule will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for instance, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

Application
Fee
$20
Southern University at New Orleans requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Southern University at New Orleans is $20.00. The graduate application fee is $25.00.

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is important part of the application process at Southern University at New Orleans. 66% of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 16 to 21 on Composite, from 17 to 22 on English, and from 15 to 20 on Math. Thus, if you have above 20 in ACT Composite, 21 in ACT English, and 19 in ACT Math - this gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

Test Section
Minimum Score
Desired Score
Safe Score

ACT Composite
15
19
20

ACT English
16
20
21

ACT Math
14
18
19

Contact Admissions

Phone Number
(504)
286-5000
To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Southern University at New Orleans, please contact the school directly.

You can call the school's general information office at (504) 286-5000 or check Southern University at New Orleans Website

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