If you are thinking about applying to Belmont Abbey College, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Belmont Abbey College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is October 30, which is coming up fast! Belmont Abbey College will release EA admissions decisions no later than November 5.
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 Belmont Abbey College is moderately difficult. Belmont Abbey College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Belmont Abbey College accepted 80% of all applicants., around 1,836 of the 2,292 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Belmont Abbey College, 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 they consider most important in the admissions process. 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 put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Very Important|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Belmont Abbey College must submit the following items. Double check with Belmont Abbey College'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)||2.25|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Belmont Abbey College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Out of all students that were admitted, 58% submitted a class rank. At Belmont Abbey College 5% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 11% were in the top 25% and 52% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Belmont Abbey College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||14.54%|
|3.50 and 3.74||13.78%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.29%|
|3.00 and 3.24||19.64%|
|2.50 and 2.9||21.68%|
|2.00 and 2.49||11.48%|
|Belmont Abbey College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Belmont Abbey College is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 46% of Belmont Abbey College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 32% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Belmont Abbey College applicants, you should strive to earn between 968 and 1180 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Belmont Abbey College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1180 and 25% of scored lower than 968, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Belmont Abbey College students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Belmont Abbey College students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Belmont Abbey College, you should strive to earn between 18 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Belmont Abbey College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Belmont Abbey College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Belmont Abbey College.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 15.
Transfer students can enroll in Belmont Abbey College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Belmont Abbey College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Belmont Abbey College.
Does Belmont Abbey College accept transfer credits?
Belmont Abbey College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Belmont Abbey College accepts:
DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Belmont Abbey College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Belmont Abbey College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Belmont Abbey College?
No, Belmont Abbey College is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to submit your ACT or SAT scores. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average,, you may want not want to include them in your application..
How hard is it to get into Belmont Abbey College? Belmont Abbey College is a somewhat selective institution. The Belmont Abbey College acceptance rate is 80%. This means that the institution accepts 80 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Belmont Abbey College is Aug 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Belmont Abbey College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.2. 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.
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