At Bridgewater, we believe that the greatest possibilities in life are realized in what we build together. So we’ve designed your experience here as an ever-growing network of connections to big ideas, great mentors, inspiring classmates and professional experiences. In and out of the classroom, we’re continually creating new ways to learn from and with one another.
And because we’re all working together—from our student-artists to our student-athletes—you’ll learn and grow in ways you never thought possible. And you’ll graduate prepared to lead and build community wherever you go in life.
Bridgewater College is a private, religious college in the town of Bridgewater, Virginia. BC was founded in 1880. The college currently enrolls around 3,050 students a year, including 1,427 undergraduate students.
It is moderately difficult to get into BC. Around 75% of applicants get into BC each year. In 2022, 2,544 out of 3,388 total applicants were accepted.
|Bridgewater College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||75%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||92%|
|Applicants Submitting ACT scores||92%|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||17%|
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Bridgewater College is locatedin Bridgewater, Virginia,.
If you would like to see BC for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 81 to Bridgewater, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Shenandoah Valley Regional.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Bridgewater College and Bridgewater are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to BC is May 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to BC is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Wondering what life at BC is like? There are approximately 3,050 students enrolled at BC, including 1,427 undergraduate students and 1,623 graduate students. 99% percent of students attend school full-time, 77% percent are from VA and 23% percent of students are from other states.
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