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Colleges / Averett University

Averett University

Danville, VA 2-Year Grad Private
Acceptance Rate76%

Averett University Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Averett University. The acceptance rate at Averett University is 76%. Out of 2,303 applications received in 2023, 1,758 students were offered admission.

Reach out to Averett University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Averett University Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Averett University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 4%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 3%
Waitlist No

Averett University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Averett University.

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

Considering Applying Early to Averett University?

Averett University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Averett University Admissions

For applicants who are not residents of Virginia, getting into Averett University is not difficult.

Transferring to Averett University

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Averett University

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

What's Most Important for Getting Into Averett University?

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 assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Averett University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Averett University 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
Academic GPA Very Important
Class Rank Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Application Essay Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

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

Averett University Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements SAT/ACT is optional
Transcript(S) of College Record
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Averett University?

Students admitted to Averett University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Averett University is test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2021, 4% of Averett University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 3% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Averett University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 410 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Averett University students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 410 or higher.

To be most competitive at Averett University, you should strive to earn between 16 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Averett University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Averett University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

More Information on Transferring to Averett University

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Averett University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Averett University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Averett University?

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

Does Averett University accept transfer credits?

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

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ Averett University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Averett University?

❌ No, Averett University is test optional, so you can decide whether to include your standardized test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Averett University's acceptance rate?

✅ Averett University has an acceptance rate of 76%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Averett University?

❌ Averett University does not offer early decision.

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Averett University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Averett University? Averett University is a less selective institution. The Averett University acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.


Averett University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

Averett University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

440 - 590


Reading SAT Range

410 - 580

Averett University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Averett University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.08. This is the average, which means that some applicants submit GPAs lower than this and some applicants submit GPAs above this level. If your GPA falls below the average, strong test scores or other qualifications may help you make you a more competitive applicant.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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