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High Point University

High Point, NC 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate80%

About High Point University

At High Point University, every student receives an extraordinary education in an inspiring environment with caring people.

High Point University is a private, religious university in the suburb of High Point, North Carolina. High Point University was founded in 1924. The college enrolls around 5,860 students per year, including 4,945 undergrads.

High Point University Acceptance Rate 2021

It is moderately difficult to get into High Point University. Around 80% of applicants get into High Point University each year. In 2021, 8,951 out of 11,150 total applicants were accepted.

High Point University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 80%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate 84%
Early Action Acceptance Rate 87%
Average GPA 3.4
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 87%
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 23%

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High Point University is located in the town of High Point, North Carolina, near Charlotte.

If you are interested in seeing High Point University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 85 to High Point, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Piedmont Triad International.

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College Info

One University Parkway High Point, NC 27268

Campus Setting: Suburban

High Point University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Mar 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Jul 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to High Point University is Mar 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to High Point University is Jul 1.

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High Point University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1110 - 1290


Math SAT Range

540 - 650


Reading SAT Range

565 - 650

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

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1290 and Above


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1110 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for High Point University students is 1198. Applicants with SAT scores of 1290 and above have a good chance of being admitted to High Point University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1110 to 1290 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1110 have a low chance of being offered a spot at High Point University.

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Student Life

Wondering what life at High Point University is like? There are approximately 5,860 students enrolled at High Point University, including 4,945 undergraduate students and 915 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 27% percent are from NC and 73% percent of students are from other states.


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