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Berry College Admissions

If you want to apply to Berry College, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is July 15 and the fee for the application costs $0. 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 an application fee waiver.

Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from Berry College by December 15.

Applying Early to Berry College?

Berry College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.

Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is November 1, which is coming up fast! Berry College will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15. Berry College accepts about 91% of early action applicants* and 77% all applicants for all deadlines.. Last year, Berry College admitted 1,578 of the 1,731 who applied 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.

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

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Berry College?

Getting into Berry College is moderately difficult. Berry College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Berry College accepted 77% of all applicants., around 3,217 of the 4,166 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Berry 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.

What Does Berry College Look For in an Applicant?

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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Berry College

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Not Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Berry College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Berry College must submit the following items. Double check with Berry 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
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation 1 2
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Berry College?

Students admitted to Berry College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.7.

Out of all students that were admitted, 53% submitted a class rank. At Berry College 34% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 63% were in the top 25% and 91% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Berry College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 53%
3.75 and 3.99 21%
3.50 and 3.74 18%
3.25 and 3.49 13%
3.00 and 3.24 11%
2.50 and 2.9 5%
2.00 and 2.49 0%
Berry College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Berry 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, 47.4% of Berry College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 52.2% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Berry College?

To be competitive with other Berry College applicants, you should strive to earn between 1100 and 1240 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Berry College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1240 and 25% of scored lower than 1100, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Berry College student is 1175.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Berry College students scored 610 or higher and 75% of students scored 540 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Berry College students scored 630 or higher, and 75% scored a 540 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Berry College?

To be most competitive at Berry College, you should strive to earn between 22 and 31 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 31 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Berry College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 31, and three out of four students scored lower than 31 on the ACT.

A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Berry College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

Transferring to Berry College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Berry College.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 15.

Transfer students can enroll in Berry College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Berry College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Berry College?

Students who are admitted to Berry College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does Berry College accept transfer credits?

Berry College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

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

Berry College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Berry College?

Berry College. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Berry College's acceptance rate?

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What is the early action acceptance rate at Berry College?

The early action acceptance rate at Berry College was 91% in 2021.

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Berry College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

77%

How hard is it to get into Berry College? Berry College is a somewhat selective institution. The Berry College acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 77 out of every 100 applicants.

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Berry College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Berry College is Jul 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Berry College is Jul 15.

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

Berry College ACT Scores

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ACT Range

22 - 31

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

31 and Above

Good

22 to 31

Avg

22 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Berry College is 27. Students with an ACT score of 31 and above have a good chance of getting into Berry College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 22 and 31 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 22 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Berry College SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1100 - 1240

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Math SAT Range

525 - 610

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Reading SAT Range

540 - 630

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1240 and Above

Good

1100 to 1240

Avg

1100 and Less

Low

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Berry College students is 1175. Applicants with SAT scores of 1240 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Berry College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1100 to 1240 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1100 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Berry College.

Berry College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.73

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Berry College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.73. 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.

© 2021 College Confidential / Concentrical LLC, Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

2,125

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

77%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$38,656

Out-of-State

$38,656

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jul 15
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