If you want to apply to Eastern University, the regular decision application deadline is August 31 and the fee for the application costs $75.
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.
|Eastern University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||30%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Eastern 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.
It is moderately difficult to get into Eastern University. Eastern University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Eastern University accepted 64% of students, around 1,346 of the 2,095 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Eastern University, 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.
It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
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 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Eastern University must submit the following items. Double check with Eastern University'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)||3.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Eastern University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 20% submitted a class rank. At Eastern University 30% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 58% were in the top 25% and 89% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Eastern University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||11%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19%|
|3.25 and 3.49||25%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14%|
|2.50 and 2.9||12%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3%|
Eastern University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Eastern 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.
For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Eastern University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 31. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Eastern University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Eastern University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Eastern University.
Does Eastern University accept transfer credits?
Eastern University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Eastern University accepts:
Does Eastern University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Eastern University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Eastern University?
Eastern University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Eastern University's acceptance rate?
Eastern University's acceptance rate is 64%.
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How hard is it to get into Eastern University? Eastern University is a somewhat selective institution. The Eastern University acceptance rate is 64%. This means that the institution accepts 64 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Eastern University is Aug 31.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Eastern University is Aug 31.
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 Eastern University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.46. 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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