If you are thinking about applying to Barry University, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
Barry University does not offer early decision or early action..
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Barry University is moderately difficult. Barry University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Barry University accepted 66% of all applicants., around 6,950 of the 10,584 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Barry University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Barry University must submit the following items. Double check with Barry University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale)||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. Barry University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Barry University is not 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, 68% of Barry University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 24% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Barry University applicants, you should strive to earn between 900 and 1050 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Barry University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1050 and 25% of scored lower than 900, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Barry University students scored 520 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Barry University students scored 550 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Barry University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 21 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Barry 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 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Barry University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Barry University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Barry University during the following terms: Fall Term Winter Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Barry University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Barry University.
Does Barry University accept transfer credits?
Barry University transfer credits from accredited institutions. Barry University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Barry University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Barry University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits
Do I have to submit test scores to Barry University?
Barry University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Barry University? Barry University is a somewhat selective institution. The Barry University acceptance rate is 66%. This means that the institution accepts 65 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Barry University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Barry University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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