If you are thinking about applying to Chestnut Hill College, the application fee costs $35.
The following is an overiew of some of Chestnut Hill College's admissions stats.
|Chestnut Hill College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||8%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||78%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||0%|
These are the application deadlines for Chestnut Hill College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Chestnut Hill College does not offer early decision or early action.
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Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Chestnut Hill College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out.
What does Chestnut Hill College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
Make sure to check with Chestnut Hill College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Chestnut Hill College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Chestnut Hill College'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 of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Chestnut Hill College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 38% submitted a class rank. At Chestnut Hill College 8% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 24% were in the top 25% and 60% were in the top 50%.
At Chestnut Hill College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||7.03%|
|3.50 and 3.74||18.38%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17.3%|
|3.00 and 3.24||21.08%|
|2.50 and 2.9||19.46%|
|2.00 and 2.49||9.73%|
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 Chestnut Hill College directly.
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.
Chestnut Hill College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Chestnut Hill College 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.
In 2021, 78% of Chestnut Hill College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 0% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Chestnut Hill College applicants, you should aim to earn between 890 and 1090 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Chestnut Hill College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1090 and 25% of scored lower than 890, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Chestnut Hill College students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Chestnut Hill College students scored 550 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Chestnut Hill College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Chestnut Hill College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Chestnut Hill College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Chestnut Hill College.
Does Chestnut Hill College accept transfer credits?
✅ Chestnut Hill College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Chestnut Hill College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Chestnut Hill College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Chestnut Hill College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Chestnut Hill College?
✅ Chestnut Hill College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Chestnut Hill College's acceptance rate?
✅ Chestnut Hill College's acceptance rate is 97%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Chestnut Hill College?
❌ Chestnut Hill College does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Chestnut Hill College? Chestnut Hill College is a somewhat selective institution. The Chestnut Hill College acceptance rate is 97%. This means that the institution accepts 97 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
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
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Chestnut Hill College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.12. 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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