Profile of the Class of 2025

The University promotes academic excellence through a highly selective admission process. Students who are admitted demonstrate strong personal motivation along with backgrounds of consistent academic growth and achievement. The University encourages the submission of applications from socially and economically disadvantaged students who exemplify promise of gaining from a Howard University education.

The Class of 2025 includes students hailing from 45 states and the District of Columbia, one U.S. territory, and 26 countries.


Application Information

Applications 29391
Acceptances 10362
Acceptance Rate 35%

Academic Profile of Enrolled Students

The below credentials do not represent the minimum GPA required for admission.
Mean HS Grade Point Average (unweighted) 3.66

SAT & ACT Test Scores

The below credentials do not represent the minimum scores required for admission.
Average SAT Composite 1184
Average ACT Composite 24