StudentsReview :: The Northwestern State University of Louisiana - How to Get into NSULA (Undergraduate)
-or-
Search for Schools by Region
 

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
Harvard University -- Cambridge, MA
Columbia University in the City of New York -- New York, NY
George Washington University -- District of Columbia, DC


  Who's got the Best?

Perceptual Rankings:
You Make 'Em.
We Post 'Em.
You Vote 'Em Up.
You Vote 'Em Down.
Aww yeah.


The Northwestern State University of Louisiana

...loading...
Your Combined ACT:
*** reported for attending students
...loading...
SAT Math + Verbal:
*** reported for attending students
Your Chances at NSULA
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at NSULA
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
1,002
1,810
# Admitted
816
1,546
% Admitted
81.4%
85.4%
% Overall
84.0%

Students who got into NSULA:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (2), Grades (1), Sports/Extracurriculars (1), College Essay (0)
ACT, audition for scholarshipDec 07 2015Political Science
Male
A good ACT score, that's about itOct 16 2013Biology
A good ACT score, that's about it. NSU is not a big deal.
ACT: 26 Female
I was transferred around and around AND AROUND toJul 25 2013Other
I was transferred around and around AND AROUND to not even get the help I need to sign up for a course. NO ONE was of any help whatsoever. TERRIBLE UNIVERSITY. GO SOMEWHERE ELSE
ACT: 24 Female
Mostly, I often did the normal routine, it wasFeb 15 2010Radiological Sciences
Mostly, I often did the normal routine, it was pretty much fair to get in to this university. I would say that anybody could actually get into this university pretty much. I mean it was pretty much standard most of the time.

Although, I have to say is this, Northwestern State has a great reputation that it has depending on departments such as Liberal Arts, Music Education, Psychology, Nursing, and Theater. These are the most in what students go for when they come here.

Radiologic Sciences is not really big here in NSU. I would recommend most individuals to actually start off at a two year college then head off for a four year school to get their bachelor's degree. I sort of regreted in not starting off at a community college instead. I remember that out of all of the campus, from the Natchitoches, Shreveport, and Alexandria campus COMBINED we only had about 60 students who were going to try to get into clinicals for only about 33 slots. While in the community college were I live at, 200 hundred students were competing into clinical sites. Now, what does that tell ya.
Male

It was very difficult to get inJul 11 2004PreVet and Veterinary
It was very difficult to get in. It took almost 3 years for them to get everything straight for me to even start to attend college
Female
Compare NSULASave NSULA

StudentsReview Advice!

• What is a good school?
• Statistical Significance
• How to choose a Major
• How to choose your Career
• What you make of it?
• How Ivy League Admissions works
• On the Student/Faculty Ratio

• FAFSA: Who is a Parent?
• FAFSA: Parent Contribution
• FAFSA: Dream out of reach

• College Financial Planning
• Survive College and Graduate
• Sniffing Out Commuter Schools
• Preparing for College: A HS Roadmap
• Talking to Your Parents about College.
• Is a top college worth it?
• Why is college hard?
• Why Kids Aren't Happy in Traditional Schools
• Essential College Tips
Ah, college. Considered by many to be the time of a young person's lif... more→
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
According to NPR, the cost of college... more→
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
Just so you know, filling out these forms is a lot more than penciling... more→
• How to choose the right college?
My name is Esteban Correa. I am currently a second year INTERNATIONAL ... more→
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
Getting ahead in your career can be easier if you make the choice to b... more→

• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
It's the end of junior year and everyone is anticipating the arrival o... more→
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
We are in an instant information age, where you can find almost anythi... more→
• Personality Type and College Choice
Personality type is something very important to consider when deciding... more→
• A Free Application is a Good Application
As a senior finishing her scholastic year, I feel that it is my duty ... more→

• College Academic Survival Guide
The leap from high school to college academics is not an insignificant... more→
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
As a tour guide, the absolute, most frequently asked question I got wa... more→
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
Unless you're one of the fortunate souls who's already found their cal... more→
• The Scoop on State Schools
A recent college graduate, I vividly remember touring campuses as a p... more→

• The Purpose of a Higher Education
You are one of the millions of people this year applying for admission... more→
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
One of the most important academic choices you'll make while in colleg... more→
• How to choose a college major
I was not sure what college major to choose. When you are in your late... more→
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
Are your grades are not what you think they should be from high school... more→

• Nailing the College Application Process
College applications seem to always be put on top of students procrast... more→
• What to do for a Successful Interview
Interviews seem to become more commonplace in every facet of life as o... more→
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
Preparing for college is a difficult time for every student and it?s o... more→
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
An interview is something we all have to go through when we get a job... more→

• Starting College (General College Advice)
College is a huge milestone in your life. You?ve seen the castle like ... more→
• Boston Apartment lease: Watch out!

Are you a student and about to sign the very first lease in your li... more→