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Colleges / Chestnut Hill College

Chestnut Hill College

Philadelphia, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate97%

About Chestnut Hill College

Chestnut Hill College is a private, religious college in the suburb of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Chestnut Hill College was founded in 1924. The college enrolls around 1,548 students per year, including 1,094 undergraduates.

Chestnut Hill College Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into Chestnut Hill College. In 2021, Chestnut Hill College accepted 97% of applicants. In 2021, 1,697 students applied to Chestnut Hill College and 1,649 were admitted.

Chestnut Hill College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 97%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.1
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 78%

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Chestnut Hill College is located in the suburbs of Philadelphia.

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College Info

9601 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118-2693

Campus Setting: Suburban

Chestnut Hill College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Chestnut Hill College is Continuous processing.

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

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

Chestnut Hill College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

890 - 1090


Math SAT Range

440 - 540


Reading SAT Range

460 - 550

Chestnut Hill College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Chestnut Hill College is like? There are approximately 1,548 students enrolled at Chestnut Hill College, including 1,094 undergraduate students and 454 graduate students. 86% percent of students attend school full-time, 73% percent are from PA and 27% percent of students are from other states.


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