To really know if your score is enough to get you into your dream school, you need to know the school’s admissions requirements. First, check the university’s website and the admissions page. Some institutions post their minimums.Some schools do not post absolute minimums for SAT scores because they consider the full applicant, including extracurriculars, transcripts and entrance essays. If you come across an institution such as this, contact an admissions adviser. These professionals work for the university and can help you understand what you need to do to gain entrance to a specific school.