If you are thinking about applying to Fresno Pacific University, the fee for the application costs $40. 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.
Fresno Pacific 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.
Fresno Pacific University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Fresno Pacific University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Fresno Pacific University accepted 68% of all applicants., around 441 of the 644 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Fresno Pacific 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.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||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 Fresno Pacific University must submit the following items. Double check with Fresno Pacific 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)||3.1|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Fresno Pacific University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 74% submitted a class rank. At Fresno Pacific University 25% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 56% were in the top 25% and 89% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Fresno Pacific University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Fresno Pacific 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.
In 2017, 85% of Fresno Pacific University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 47% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at Fresno Pacific University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Fresno Pacific University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Fresno Pacific University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Fresno Pacific University.
Transfer students can enroll in Fresno Pacific University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Fresno Pacific University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Fresno Pacific University.
Does Fresno Pacific University accept transfer credits?
Fresno Pacific University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Fresno Pacific University accepts:
DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does Fresno Pacific University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
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Do I have to submit test scores to Fresno Pacific University?
Fresno Pacific University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Fresno Pacific University? Fresno Pacific University is a somewhat selective institution. The Fresno Pacific University acceptance rate is 68%. This means that the institution accepts 68 out of every 100 applicants.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Fresno Pacific University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.54. 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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