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Fayetteville State University

Fayetteville, NC 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate81%

About Fayetteville State University

Fayetteville State University is a public, state university in the city of Fayetteville, North Carolina. Fayetteville State University was founded in 1867. The college enrolls around 6,787 students per year, including 5,748 undergrads.

Fayetteville State University Acceptance Rate

It is not difficult to get into Fayetteville State University. Fayetteville State University admitted 81% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 3,344 out of 4,116 total applicants were accepted.

Fayetteville State University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 81%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional May require tests

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Fayetteville State University is located in the city of Fayetteville, North Carolina, near Raleigh.

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College Info

1200 Murchison Road HTTPS://WWW.UNCFSU.EDU/ Fayetteville, NC 28301-4298

Campus Setting: Urban

Fayetteville State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Fayetteville State University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Fayetteville State University is Aug 1.

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Wondering what life at Fayetteville State University is like? There are approximately 6,787 students enrolled at Fayetteville State University, including 5,748 undergraduate students and 1,039 graduate students. 70% percent of students attend school full-time, 92% percent are from NC and 8% percent of students are from other states.


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