StudentsReview :: The Western State College of Colorado - How to Get into WSC (Undergraduate)
Search for Schools by Region

or within distance of city

Similar Schools
George Washington University -- District of Columbia, DC
Arizona State University -- Tempe, AZ
Alabama State University -- Montgomery, AL

  Who's got the Best?

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

The Western State College of Colorado

WSC says:
Western is most interested in students who want to be very involved in their college life and education. 40% of our students are heavily involved in outdoor recreational activities (skiing, mountain biking, fishing, etc.) Another 50% report as being heavily involved in campus activities.

Students must have a solid academic college preparatory background, but we are not seeking academic perfection as a requirement.
Your Combined ACT:
SAT Math + Verbal:
Your Chances at WSC
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at WSC
(on SAT score alone)
# Applicants
# Admitted
% Admitted
% Overall

Students who got into WSC:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (2), Grades (1), Sports/Extracurriculars (0), College Essay (1)
Western will take almost anyone that REALLY wants toApr 03 2015English
Western will take almost anyone that REALLY wants to go here. Just talk to them, work with the admissions department. They WANT to help you.
Easy. Don't worryOct 22 2013English
Easy. Don't worry. Have at LEAST a 2.5 and your golden.
Easy to get in, No real hurdlesSep 28 2013Biology
Easy to get in, No real hurdles.In state however, is a pipe dream. I did everything they wanted, and they turned me down until my third year. So, if you are out of state. Do not expect to have in state tuition. Ever.
SAT: 1040 Male
I applied - sent test scores and wrote aJul 18 2013Art & Design Department
I applied - sent test scores and wrote a decent essay. They aren't super picky about who they let in.
SAT: 1500 Female
Paid. They will basically gladly accept anyone who canFeb 04 2013Chemistry
Paid. They will basically gladly accept anyone who can pay for it.

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
• Cost of College Increasing Faster Than Inflation
• For parents filling out the FAFSA and PROFILE (from a veteran paper slinger)
• How to choose the right college?
• Create The Right Career Habits Now
• Senior Year (Tips and experience)
• Informational Overload! What Should I Look For in a College or University?
• Personality Type and College Choice
• A Free Application is a Good Application
• College Academic Survival Guide
• Getting Involved: The Key to College Happiness
• Choose a Path, Not a Major
• The Scoop on State Schools
• The Purpose of a Higher Education
• The Importance of Choosing the Right College Major (2012)
• How to choose a college major
• How to guarantee your acceptance to many colleges
• Nailing the College Application Process
• What to do for a Successful Interview
• I Don't Know Where to Start (General College Advice)
• Attitude and Dress Code for an Interview (General College Advice)
• Starting College (General College Advice)