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Gwynedd Mercy University

Gwynedd Valley, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate91%

About Gwynedd Mercy University

Gwynedd Mercy University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania. Gwynedd Mercy University was founded in 1948. The university enrolls around 2,521 students a year, including 1,792 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Gwynedd Mercy University

It is moderately difficult to get into Gwynedd Mercy University. Around 91% of applicants get into Gwynedd Mercy University each year. In 2022, 889 students applied to Gwynedd Mercy University and 811 were admitted.

Gwynedd Mercy University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 91%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.3
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 32%

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Gwynedd Mercy University is located in the town of Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania, near Philadelphia.

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College Info

Sumneytown Pike PO Box 901 Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437-0901

Campus Setting: Suburban

Gwynedd Mercy University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 20

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Gwynedd Mercy University is Aug 20.

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

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

Gwynedd Mercy University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1000 - 1180


Math SAT Range

500 - 590


Reading SAT Range

490 - 610

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Gwynedd Mercy University students is 1025. Applicants with SAT scores of 1180 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Gwynedd Mercy University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1000 to 1180 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1000 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Gwynedd Mercy University.

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Wondering what life at Gwynedd Mercy University is like? There are approximately 2,521 students enrolled at Gwynedd Mercy University, including 1,792 undergraduate students and 729 graduate students. 74% percent of students attend school full-time, 87% percent are from PA and 13% percent of students are from other states.


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