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The University of San Francisco

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Your Chances at USF
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at USF
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
5,189
9,619
# Admitted
3,172
5,904
% Admitted
61.1%
61.4%
% Overall
61.3%

Students who got into USF:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (9), Grades (20), Sports/Extracurriculars (3), College Essay (16)
USF has a relatively high acceptance rate and itNov 05 2014Psychology
USF has a relatively high acceptance rate and it is pretty easy to get accepted. You're pretty much guaranteed to be accepted if you can get decent (C average or above) grades and write a mediocre paper about how you want to change the world for the better. Or you are extremely wealthy and can afford the 60K tuition then you are definitely going to be accepted even if you cannot speak/read/write English (as shown by the tens of LOADED (and I mean LOADED) International Students who parade around campus w/ their Prada bag or keys to their Maseratis, but have no clue about the ABCs). Don't worry too much about your SATs as it's really about the essay. Make sure to incorporate social justice into it, maybe volunteer at a soup kitchen, and as long as you didn't get straight Fs you will get in.
Female
I was a transferJan 26 2013Communications
I was a transfer. I had a 3.2 GPA and a killer essay.
ACT: 26 Male
Write an essay that stands out a lot, talkAug 31 2012Business - Management and Administration
Write an essay that stands out a lot, talk about how you are unique and diverse that is key, and just work hard get involved and bump up those SATs with tutoring/ classes! Do lots of community service, too.
SAT: 1940 Female
I got here through athleticsJul 24 2012Video/Media
Male
Not that hard to get in, but Jesuits loveNov 30 2011PreLaw and Legal
Not that hard to get in, but Jesuits love social justice. Get involved with volunteer work.
ACT: 30 Male
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