Resources › For Students and Parents Huston-Tillotson University Admissions SAT Scores, Acceptance Rate, Financial Aid & More Share Flipboard Email Print Huston Tillotson University. WhisperToMe / Wikimedia Commons For Students and Parents College Admissions College Profiles College Admissions Process College Rankings Choosing A College Application Tips Essay Samples & Tips Testing Graphs College Financial Aid Extracurricular Activities Advanced Placement Homework Help Private School Test Prep College Life Graduate School Business School Law School Distance Learning View More By Allen Grove College Admissions Expert Ph.D., English, University of Pennsylvania M.A., English, University of Pennsylvania B.S., Materials Science & Engineering and Literature, MIT Dr. Allen Grove is an Alfred University English professor and a college admissions expert with 20 years of experience helping students transition to college. our editorial process Facebook Facebook Twitter Twitter Allen Grove Updated October 03, 2017 Huston-Tillotson University Admissions Overview: Admissions at Huston-Tillotson University are somewhat selective--the school admits under half of applicants each year. Still, students with good grades and test scores have a good chance of being accepted. Along with an application, prospective students will need to submit scores from the SAT or ACT, and a high school transcript. For more information about requirements and deadlines, be sure to check out the school's website. Also, if you have any questions, feel free to contact the admissions office. Admissions Data (2016): Huston-Tillotson University Acceptance Rate: 36%Test Scores -- 25th / 75th PercentileSAT Critical Reading: 340 / 460SAT Math: 350 / 460SAT Writing: - / -What these SAT numbers meanACT Composite: 13 / 18ACT English: 10 / 18ACT Math: 14 / 17What these ACT numbers mean Huston-Tillotson University Description: Huston-Tillotson University is a private, four-year, historically black university located on a 23-acre campus in Austin, Texas. HT is affiliated with the United Negro College Fund (UNCF), the United Methodist Church, and the United Churches of Christ. The university's roughly 900 students are supported by a student/faculty ratio of 13 to 1. Between the university's College of Arts and Sciences and School of Business and Technology, HT offers degree programs in the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, business, education, science, and technology. Outside of the classroom, students participate in a range of clubs and organizations including the Muse Drama Club/Group, the Ram-nites Dance Team, and the Gentlemen’s Club, as well as Greek Letter organizations. The Huston-TIllotson Rams compete in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Red River Conference with sports including men’s and women’s soccer, basketball, and track and field. Enrollment (2016): Total Enrollment: 1,012 (965 undergraduates)Gender Breakdown: 41% Male / 59% Female95% Full-time Costs (2016 - 17): Tuition and Fees: $14,346Books: $2,500 (why so much?)Room and Board: $7,568Other Expenses: $3,872Total Cost: $28,286 Huston-Tillotson University Financial Aid (2015 - 16): Percentage of New Students Receiving Aid: 93%Percentage of New Students Receiving Types of AidGrants: 85%Loans: 79%Average Amount of AidGrants: $10,762Loans: $6,675 Academic Programs: Most Popular Majors: Biology, Business Administration, Criminal Justice, English, Kinesiology, Teacher Education Graduation and Retention Rates: First Year Student Retention (full-time students): 60%4-Year Graduation Rate: 11%6-Year Graduation Rate: 22% Intercollegiate Athletic Programs: Men's Sports: Soccer, Track and Field, Baseball, Cross Country, BasketballWomen's Sports: Cross Country, Volleyball, Softball, Soccer, Track and Field, Basketball Data Source: National Center for Educational Statistics If You Like Huston-Tillotson University, You May Also Like These Schools: University of Houston: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphGrambling State University: Profile University of North Texas: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphBaylor University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphMcMurray University: Profile Sam Houston State University: Profile Clark Atlanta University: Profile | GPA-SAT-ACT GraphUniversity of Texas - San Antonio: Profile Huston-Tillotson University Mission Statement: mission statement from http://htu.edu/about "As an historically black institution, Huston-Tillotson University’s mission is to provide opportunities to a diverse population for academic achievement with an emphasis on academic excellence, spiritual and ethical development, civic engagement, and leadership in a nurturing environment."