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Gettysburg College

Gettysburg, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate56%

About Gettysburg College

Gettysburg College is a private, religious college in the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. Gettysburg College was founded in 1832 and enrolls 2,241 undergrads and no graduate students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Gettysburg College

It is extremely difficult to get into Gettysburg College. Gettysburg College admitted 56% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 3,264 out of 5,796 total applicants were accepted.

Gettysburg College Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 56%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 55%
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA Offered but % not available
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Gettysburg College is located in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, near Baltimore and MD and Washington and D.C..

If you want to see Gettysburg College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take U.S. Highway 15 to Gettysburg, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Harrisburg International.

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College Info

300 North Washington Street Gettysburg, PA 17325-1483

Campus Setting: Small Town

Gettysburg College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Apr 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Gettysburg College is Jan 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Gettysburg College is Apr 15.

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Gettysburg College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

670 - 720


Reading SAT Range

680 - 720

Gettysburg College Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Gettysburg College is like? There are approximately 2,241 students enrolled at Gettysburg College. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 27% percent are from PA and 73% percent of students are from other states.


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