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Colleges / Benedictine College

Benedictine College

Atchison, KS 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate100%

Benedictine College Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Benedictine College. Last year, 2,899 students applied to Benedictine College and 2,899 were admitted.

If you want to apply to Benedictine College, the application fee is $50.

Benedictine College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Benedictine College's admissions stats.

Benedictine College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.6
Mean SAT Score 1200
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 18%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 44%
Waitlist No

Benedictine College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Benedictine College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Benedictine College?

Benedictine College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Benedictine College

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

For Students Waitlisted to Benedictine College

Benedictine College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Benedictine College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Benedictine College

What does Benedictine College 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
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Class Rank Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Benedictine College for more information on admission factors.

Benedictine College Application Requirements

To apply to Benedictine College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Benedictine College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Benedictine College?

Students admitted to Benedictine College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.

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

Benedictine College 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.

In 2021, 18% of Benedictine College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 44% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

The mean composite SAT score for a Benedictine College student is 1200.

More Information on Transferring to Benedictine College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Benedictine College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Benedictine College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Benedictine College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Benedictine College.

Does Benedictine College accept transfer credits?

✅ Benedictine College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Benedictine College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Benedictine College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Benedictine College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Benedictine College?

✅ Benedictine College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Benedictine College?

❌ Benedictine College does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Benedictine College?

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Benedictine College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


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


Benedictine College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Benedictine College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Benedictine College is Continuous processing.

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

Benedictine College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

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Benedictine College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Benedictine College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.59. 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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Campus Setting

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Tuition and Fees

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Application Deadline

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