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University of Arizona Global Campus

San Diego, CA 4-Year Private

Ashford University Admissions

Ashford University is not difficult to get into.

If you are thinking about applying to Ashford University, the application fee costs $20.

Ashford University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Ashford University's admissions stats.

Ashford University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 98%
Waitlist No

Ashford University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Ashford University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to Ashford University?

Ashford University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Is Ashford University Difficult To Get Into?

Ashford University is a not difficult school to get into. Ashford University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Ashford University **accepted .

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Ashford University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Ashford University

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Ashford University

Ashford University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Ashford University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Ashford University

What does Ashford University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Class Rank Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Interview Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered

Make sure to check with Ashford University for more information on admission factors.

Ashford University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Ashford University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Ashford University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Ashford University?

Ashford University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Ashford University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 98% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

To be most competitive at Ashford University, you should strive to earn between 15 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Ashford University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Ashford University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.

More Information on Transferring to Ashford University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Ashford University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Ashford University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Ashford University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Ashford University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Ashford University.

Does Ashford University accept transfer credits?

✅ Ashford University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Ashford University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Ashford University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Ashford University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Ashford University?

✅ Ashford University is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Ashford University?

❌ Ashford University does not offer early decision.

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Ashford University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective



Ashford University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ashford University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ashford University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Ashford University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Ashford University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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