If you are thinking about applying to Fort Lewis College, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 1 and the application fee is $40.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Students who apply for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than September 15.
|Fort Lewis College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||13%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||52%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||65%|
Fort Lewis College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar!
The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! Fort Lewis College will release EA admissions decisions no later than January 1.
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 Fort Lewis College. Fort Lewis College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Fort Lewis College accepted 91% of all applicants, around 3,433 of the 3,757 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Fort Lewis College, 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 moderately 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 they consider most important 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 prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Fort Lewis College must submit the following items. Double check with Fort Lewis College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Fort Lewis College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 78% submitted a class rank. At Fort Lewis College 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 20% were in the top 25% and 67% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Fort Lewis College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Fort Lewis College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Fort Lewis College is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 52% of Fort Lewis College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 65% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Fort Lewis College students scored 590 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Fort Lewis College students scored 610 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Fort Lewis College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 23 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Fort Lewis College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.
A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Fort Lewis College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Fort Lewis College.
Transfer students can enroll in Fort Lewis College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Fort Lewis College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Fort Lewis College.
Does Fort Lewis College accept transfer credits?
Fort Lewis College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Fort Lewis College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Fort Lewis College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Fort Lewis College?
No, Fort Lewis College is test optional, so you can decide whether to include your ACT or SAT scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application..
What is Fort Lewis College's acceptance rate?
Fort Lewis College's acceptance rate is 91%.
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How hard is it to get into Fort Lewis College? Fort Lewis College is a somewhat selective institution. The Fort Lewis College acceptance rate is 91%. This means that the institution accepts 91 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Fort Lewis College is Aug 1.
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 Fort Lewis College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.26. 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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