If you are considering submitting an applicationto Benedictine University, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Benedictine 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.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Benedictine University must submit the following items. Double check with Benedictine University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
Students admitted to Benedictine University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Benedictine University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||12.69%|
|3.50 and 3.74||16.91%|
|3.25 and 3.49||20.4%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.92%|
|2.50 and 2.9||21.89%|
|2.00 and 2.49||10.2%|
|Benedictine University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Benedictine 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.
In 2021, 56% of Benedictine University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 39% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Benedictine University applicants, you should strive to earn between 970 and 1150 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Benedictine University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1150 and 25% of scored lower than 970, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Benedictine University students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 480 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Benedictine University students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 480 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Benedictine University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Benedictine University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Benedictine University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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Transfer students can enroll in Benedictine University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Benedictine University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Benedictine University.
Does Benedictine University accept transfer credits?
Benedictine University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Benedictine University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Benedictine University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Do I have to submit test scores to Benedictine University?
Benedictine University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Benedictine University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Benedictine University is Continuous processing.
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 Benedictine University, 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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