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SAT Scores for Admission to State Universities in Virginia

A Side-by-Side Comparison of College Admissions Data

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If you're wondering if you have the SAT scores you'll need to get into one of the four-year public colleges and universities in Virginia, here's a side-by-side comparison of scores for the middle 50% of enrolled students. If your scores fall within or above these ranges, you're on target for admission to one of these public universities in the state of Virginia.

Realize, of course, that SAT scores are just one part of the application. The admissions officers in Virginia will also want to see a strong academic record, a winning essay, meaningful extracurricular activities and good letters of recommendation.

You can also check out these other SAT links:

SAT Comparison Charts: the Ivy League | top universities (non-Ivy) | top liberal arts colleges | more top liberal arts | top public universities | top public liberal arts colleges | University of California campuses | Cal State campuses | SUNY campuses | more SAT charts

Data from the National Center for Educational Statistics

Virginia SAT Scores (mid 50%)
(Learn what these numbers mean)
Reading Math Writing
25% 75% 25% 75% 25% 75%
Christopher Newport 520 630 520 610 - -
George Mason 520 620 530 630 - -
James Madison 540 640 550 650 540 640
Longwood 470 560 460 550 - -
Mary Washington 530 640 500 610 520 620
Norfolk State 400 480 390 470 380 460
Old Dominion 460 560 460 560 - -
Radford 460 560 460 550 440 530
UVA 610 720 630 740 620 720
UVA at Wise 420 540 420 530 410 510
Virginia Commonwealth 480 600 490 590 470 590
Virginia Military Institute 510 620 530 610 480 580
Virginia State 400 480 390 470 380 460
Virginia Tech 540 640 570 670 540 630
William and Mary 620 730 620 720 620 720
View the ACT version of this table

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