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Colleges / Cedarville University

Cedarville University

Cedarville, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate65%

About Cedarville University

Cedarville University is a private, religious university in the town of Cedarville, Ohio. Cedarville University was founded in 1887. The university enrolls around 4,960 students per year, including 4,533 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Cedarville University

It is moderately difficult to get into Cedarville University. The acceptance rate at Cedarville University is 65%. Out of 5,435 applications received in 2022, 3,526 students were offered admission.

Cedarville University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 65%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.9
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 35%

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Cedarville University is located in Cedarville, Ohio, near Columbus and Dayton.

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College Info

251 North Main Street Cedarville, OH 45314

Campus Setting: Small Town

Cedarville University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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Cedarville University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1130 - 1380


Math SAT Range

550 - 690


Reading SAT Range

580 - 690

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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Estimated Chance

1380 and Above


1130 to 1380


1130 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Cedarville University students is 1250. Applicants with SAT scores of 1380 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Cedarville University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1130 to 1380 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1130 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Cedarville University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Cedarville University is like? There are approximately 4,960 students enrolled at Cedarville University, including 4,533 undergraduate students and 427 graduate students. 84% percent of students attend school full-time, 43% percent are from OH and 57% percent of students are from other states.


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