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Eastern Mennonite University

Harrisonburg, VA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate99%

Eastern mennonite Admissions

Around 99% of applicants get into Eastern Mennonite University each year. Last year, 1,144 students applied to Eastern Mennonite University and 1,138 were admitted.

If you are planning on applying to Eastern Mennonite University, the application fee costs $25.

Eastern Mennonite University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Eastern Mennonite University's admissions stats.

Eastern Mennonite University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Eastern Mennonite University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Eastern Mennonite University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Want to Apply Early to Eastern Mennonite University?

Eastern Mennonite University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Transferring to Eastern Mennonite University

For more information on transferring to Eastern Mennonite University, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Eastern Mennonite University

Eastern Mennonite University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Eastern Mennonite University?

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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Eastern Mennonite University

What does Eastern Mennonite University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

Make sure to check with Eastern Mennonite University for more information on admission factors.

Eastern Mennonite University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Eastern Mennonite University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Eastern Mennonite University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.2

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Eastern Mennonite University?

Students admitted to Eastern Mennonite University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

Eastern Mennonite University 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.

More Information on Transferring to Eastern Mennonite University

Transfer students can enroll in Eastern Mennonite University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Eastern Mennonite University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Eastern Mennonite University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Eastern Mennonite University.

Does Eastern Mennonite University accept transfer credits?

✅ Eastern Mennonite University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Eastern Mennonite University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Eastern Mennonite University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Eastern Mennonite University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Eastern Mennonite University?

✅ Eastern Mennonite University is not test optional.

What is Eastern Mennonite University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Eastern Mennonite University is 99%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Eastern Mennonite University?

❌ Eastern Mennonite University does not offer early decision.

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Eastern mennonite Admissions Requirements

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Eastern mennonite Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern mennonite is Continuous processing.

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

Eastern mennonite SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Eastern mennonite GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Eastern mennonite, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.52. 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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