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Greensboro College Admissions

It is not difficult to get into Greensboro College.

Check in with Greensboro College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Greensboro College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Greensboro College's admissions stats.

Greensboro College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 5.9%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Greensboro College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Greensboro College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action Info Not Available

Applying Early to Greensboro College?

**Greensboro College does not offer early decision **

➡️ Find a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Greensboro College Admissions

Transferring to Greensboro College

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Greensboro College

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

What's Most Important for Getting Into Greensboro College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important in the admissions process. 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Greensboro College

What does Greensboro College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Extracurricular Activities Important
Interview Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Academic GPA Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Application Essay Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

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

Greensboro College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements Standardized test scores
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Greensboro College?

Students admitted to Greensboro College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 87.6% submitted a class rank. At Greensboro College 5.9% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 21.6% were in the top 25% and 51.8% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Greensboro College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA
3.75 and 3.99
3.50 and 3.74
3.25 and 3.49
3.00 and 3.24
2.50 and 2.9
2.00 and 2.49

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Greensboro College directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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

Greensboro College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Greensboro College students scored 23 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Greensboro College students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.

To be most competitive at Greensboro College, you should strive to earn between 16 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Greensboro College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Greensboro College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

More Information on Transferring to Greensboro College

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

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

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Greensboro College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Greensboro College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Greensboro College.

Does Greensboro College accept transfer credits?

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

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

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

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

Do I have to submit test scores to Greensboro College?

✅ Greensboro College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Greensboro College?

❌ Greensboro College does not offer early decision.

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Greensboro College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective



Greensboro College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Greensboro College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

16 - 23


Reading SAT Range

470 - 570

Greensboro College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Greensboro College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.35. 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.

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

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