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Colleges / Galveston College

Galveston College

Galveston, TX 2-Year Public
Acceptance Rate99%

Galveston College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Galveston College. The acceptance rate at Galveston College is 99%. Out of 1,726 applications received in 2023, 1,709 students were offered admission.

If you want to apply to Galveston College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Galveston College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Galveston College's admissions stats.

Galveston College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Galveston College Application Deadlines

Check with Galveston College directly for more info on application deadlines.

Considering Applying Early to Galveston College?

Galveston College may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Galveston College directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ Explore a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Galveston College Admissions

How To Get Into Galveston College

Getting into Galveston College is not competitive. Galveston College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2022, Galveston College accepted 99% of students, approximately 1,709 from 1,726 applicants.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Galveston College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

For applicants who are not residents of Texas, getting into Galveston College is not competitive.

Transferring to Galveston College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Galveston College

Galveston College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Galveston College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 admissions factors where you shine. What does Galveston College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Galveston College for more information on admission factors.

Galveston College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Galveston College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Galveston College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Galveston College?

Galveston College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Galveston College 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.

More Information on Transferring to Galveston College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Galveston College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Galveston College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Galveston College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Galveston College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Galveston College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Galveston College accept transfer credits?

✅ Galveston College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Galveston College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Galveston College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Galveston College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Galveston College?

✅ Galveston College is not test optional.

What is Galveston College's acceptance rate?

✅ Galveston College has an acceptance rate of 99%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Galveston College?

🟨 Galveston College may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

Want To Learn More About Galveston College?

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Galveston College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission


How hard is it to get into Galveston College? Galveston College is a open admission institution. The Galveston College acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 99 out of every 100 applicants.


Galveston College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Galveston College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Galveston College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Galveston College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Galveston College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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