If you are thinking about applying to Holy Family University, the fee for the application is $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
|Holy Family University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||9%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||95%|
Holy Family University does not offer early decision or early action.
Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.
Getting into Holy Family University is slightly difficult. Holy Family University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Holy Family University accepted 71% of students, around 1,011 of the 1,429 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Holy Family University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to Holy Family University must submit the following items. Double check with Holy Family University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Holy Family University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 60% submitted a class rank. At Holy Family University 9% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 29% were in the top 25% and 58% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Holy Family University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Holy Family University does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Holy Family University does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2018, 95% of Holy Family University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Holy Family University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Holy Family University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Holy Family University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Holy Family University.
Does Holy Family University accept transfer credits?
Holy Family University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Holy Family University accepts:
Does Holy Family University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Holy Family University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Holy Family University?
Holy Family University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Holy Family University's acceptance rate?
Holy Family University's acceptance rate is 71%.
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How hard is it to get into Holy Family University? Holy Family University is a less selective institution. The Holy Family University acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Holy Family University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Holy Family University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Holy Family University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.13. 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.
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