If you want to apply to College of Saint Mary, the application fee is $30.
The following is an overiew of some of College of Saint Mary's admissions stats.
|College of Saint Mary 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||95%|
These are the application deadlines for College of Saint Mary.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
College of Saint Mary does not offer early decision or early action.
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Transfer student admissions is not difficult.
College of Saint Mary has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. 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 shine.
Curious about the factors that are considered by College of Saint Mary 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|
Make sure to check with College of Saint Mary for more information on admission factors.
To apply to College of Saint Mary, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with College of Saint Mary's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to College of Saint Mary have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 68% submitted a class rank. At College of Saint Mary 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 38% were in the top 25% and 78% were in the top 50%.
At College of Saint Mary, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||23%|
|3.50 and 3.74||23%|
|3.25 and 3.49||22%|
|3.00 and 3.24||13%|
|2.50 and 2.9||15%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2%|
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 College of Saint Mary directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.
College of Saint Mary looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
College of Saint Mary is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 95% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be most competitive at College of Saint Mary, you should strive to earn between 20 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for College of Saint Mary's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for College of Saint Mary students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to College of Saint Mary. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in College of Saint Mary during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to College of Saint Mary?
❌ Students who are admitted to College of Saint Mary must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does College of Saint Mary accept transfer credits?
✅ College of Saint Mary accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. College of Saint Mary accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does College of Saint Mary accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ College of Saint Mary accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to College of Saint Mary?
✅ College of Saint Mary is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is College of Saint Mary's acceptance rate?
✅ College of Saint Mary's acceptance rate is 50%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at College of Saint Mary?
❌ College of Saint Mary does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into College of Saint Mary? College of Saint Mary is a less selective institution. The College of Saint Mary acceptance rate is 50%. This means that the institution accepts 50 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to College of Saint Mary is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to College of Saint Mary 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 College of Saint Mary, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.4. 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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