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Campbellsville University

Campbellsville, KY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate77%

Campbellsville University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Campbellsville University. The university admitted 77% of all applicants in 2022. Last year, 4,969 students applied to Campbellsville University and 3,824 were admitted.

If you are thinking about applying to Campbellsville University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Campbellsville University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Campbellsville University's admissions stats.

Campbellsville University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 11%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Campbellsville University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Campbellsville University.

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

Applying Early to Campbellsville University?

Campbellsville University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Campbellsville University Admissions

Transferring to Campbellsville University

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

For Students Waitlisted to Campbellsville University

Campbellsville University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Campbellsville University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. 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 put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Campbellsville University

What does Campbellsville University 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
Standardized Test Scores Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Application Essay Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Campbellsville University for more information on admission factors.

Campbellsville University Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Transcript of High School Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Campbellsville University?

Students admitted to Campbellsville University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 52% submitted a class rank. At Campbellsville University 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Campbellsville University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 17%
3.75 and 3.99 19%
3.50 and 3.74 14%
3.25 and 3.49 14%
3.00 and 3.24 11%
2.50 and 2.9 15%
2.00 and 2.49 7%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Campbellsville University directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Campbellsville 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.

More Information on Transferring to Campbellsville University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Campbellsville University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Campbellsville University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Campbellsville University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Campbellsville University.

Does Campbellsville University accept transfer credits?

✅ Campbellsville University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Campbellsville University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Does Campbellsville University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Campbellsville University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Campbellsville University?

✅ Campbellsville University is not test optional.

What is Campbellsville University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Campbellsville University is 77%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Campbellsville University?

❌ Campbellsville University does not offer early decision.

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Campbellsville University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Campbellsville University? Campbellsville University is a somewhat selective institution. The Campbellsville University acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.


Campbellsville University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Campbellsville University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Campbellsville University is Continuous processing.

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

Campbellsville University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Campbellsville University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Campbellsville University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.36. 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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