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Colleges / Greenville University

Greenville University

Greenville, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate94%

About Greenville University

Greenville University is a private, religious university in the town of Greenville, Illinois. Greenville University was founded in 1892. The university currently enrolls around 1,088 students per year, including 954 undergraduates.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Greenville University

It is moderately difficult to get into Greenville University. Greenville University admitted 94% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,375 out of 1,459 total applicants were accepted.

Greenville University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 94%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 28%

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Greenville University is located in Greenville, Illinois, near St. Louis.

If you would like to see Greenville University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 70 to Greenville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Lambert-St. Louis International.

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College Info

315 East College Avenue Greenville, IL 62246-0159

Campus Setting: Small Town

Greenville University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Greenville University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Greenville University is Continuous processing.

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

Greenville University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

850 - 1100


Math SAT Range

420 - 550


Reading SAT Range

430 - 550

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1100 and Above


850 to 1100


850 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Greenville University students is 1000. Applicants with SAT scores of 1100 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Greenville University, while applicants with SAT scores between 850 to 1100 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 850 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Greenville University.

Greenville University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Greenville University is like? There are approximately 1,088 students enrolled at Greenville University, including 954 undergraduate students and 134 graduate students. 90% percent of students attend school full-time, 77% percent are from IL and 23% percent of students are from other states.


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