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Eastern mennonite Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Eastern mennonite, the application fee costs $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.

Considering Applying Early to Eastern mennonite?

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

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How To Get Into Eastern Mennonite University

Eastern mennonite is amoderately difficult school to get into. Eastern mennonite evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Eastern mennonite **accepted 65% of students, around 927 of the 1,435 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Eastern mennonite, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

What's Most Important to Get In to Eastern mennonite?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Eastern mennonite

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Not Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Not Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Volunteer Work Considered

Eastern mennonite Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Eastern mennonite must submit the following items. Double check with Eastern mennonite's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2.2
Interview
Other Requirements Community Lifestyle Commitment
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Eastern mennonite?

Students admitted to Eastern mennonite have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. Eastern mennonite does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Eastern mennonite 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.

In 2021, 88% of Eastern mennonite's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 18% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What's a Good SAT Score for Eastern mennonite?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Eastern mennonite students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Eastern mennonite students scored 630 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.

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What's a Good ACT Score for Eastern mennonite?

To be most competitive at Eastern mennonite, you should strive to earn between 21 and 31 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 31 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Eastern mennonite's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 31, and three out of four students scored lower than 31 on the ACT.

A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Eastern mennonite students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.

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Transferring to Eastern Mennonite University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Eastern mennonite.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Eastern mennonite during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Eastern mennonite Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Eastern mennonite?

Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Eastern mennonite.

Does Eastern mennonite accept transfer credits?

Eastern mennonite accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Eastern mennonite accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES

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

Eastern mennonite accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Eastern mennonite?

Eastern mennonite. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

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Eastern mennonite Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective

65%

How hard is it to get into Eastern mennonite? Eastern mennonite is a somewhat selective institution. The Eastern mennonite acceptance rate is 65%. This means that the institution accepts 64 out of every 100 applicants.

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Eastern mennonite Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer 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 ACT Scores

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ACT Range

21 - 31

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

31 and Above

Good

21 to 31

Avg

21 and Less

Low

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Eastern mennonite SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

500 - 600

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Reading SAT Range

500 - 630

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Eastern mennonite GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.6

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Eastern mennonite, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.6. 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.

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,360

Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate

65%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$39,220

Out-of-State

$39,220

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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