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California University of Pennsylvania Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to California University of Pennsylvania, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 21 and the fee for the application costs $35. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from California University of Pennsylvania by September 1.

Applying Early to California University of Pennsylvania?

California University of Pennsylvania 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.

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

What's Most Important to Get In to California University of Pennsylvania?

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 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at California University of Pennsylvania

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Not Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest 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 Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Considered

California University of Pennsylvania Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to California University of Pennsylvania must submit the following items. Double check with California University of Pennsylvania's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into California University of Pennsylvania?

Students admitted to California University of Pennsylvania have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

Out of all students that were admitted, 65% submitted a class rank. At California University of Pennsylvania 7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At California University of Pennsylvania, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 65%
3.75 and 3.99 13%
3.50 and 3.74 17%
3.25 and 3.49 14%
3.00 and 3.24 14%
2.50 and 2.9 18%
2.00 and 2.49 9%
California University of Pennsylvania does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

California University of Pennsylvania is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to California University of PennsylvaniaTransfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in California University of Pennsylvania during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term

California University of Pennsylvania Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to California University of Pennsylvania?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to California University of Pennsylvania.

Does California University of Pennsylvania accept transfer credits?

California University of Pennsylvania accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. California University of Pennsylvania accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does California University of Pennsylvania accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

California University of Pennsylvania

Do I have to submit test scores to California University of Pennsylvania?

California University of Pennsylvania. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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California University of Pennsylvania Admissions Requirements

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California University of Pennsylvania Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 21

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to California University of Pennsylvania is Aug 21.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to California University of Pennsylvania is Continuous processing.

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

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California University of Pennsylvania GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.31

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At California University of Pennsylvania, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.31. 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

6,885

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

94%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$11,108

Out-of-State

$14,966

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 21
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