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Catawba College

Salisbury, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate56%
Acceptance Rate56%

About Catawba College

Catawba College is a private, religious school in the town of Salisbury, North Carolina. Catawba College was founded in 1851. The college currently enrolls around 1,207 students a year, including 1,143 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Catawba College

It is moderately difficult to get into Catawba College. In 2022, Catawba College accepted 56% of applicants. In 2022, 1,234 out of 2,199 total applicants were accepted.

Catawba College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 56%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 33%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Catawba College is locatedin Salisbury, North Carolina, in the city of Charlotte.

If you would like to see Catawba College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to Salisbury, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Charlotte Douglas International.

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College Info

2300 West Innes Street Salisbury, NC 28144-2488

Campus Setting: Small Town

Catawba College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Catawba College is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Catawba College is Continuous processing.

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

Catawba College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

950 - 1180


Math SAT Range

510 - 560


Reading SAT Range

480 - 590

Catawba College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Catawba College is like? There are approximately 1,207 students enrolled at Catawba College, including 1,143 undergraduate students and 64 graduate students. 91% percent of students attend school full-time, 77% percent are from NC and 23% percent of students are from other states.


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Campus Setting

Small Town

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Aug 15
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