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Holy Family University Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Holy Family University, the fee for the application costs $25. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Applying Early to Holy Family University?

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.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

Is Holy Family University Hard To Get Into?

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, MIN

Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.

What's Most Important to Get In to Holy Family University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Holy Family University

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Geographical Residence Not Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Not Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Level of Applicant's Interest Not Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Not Considered
Interview Considered
Racial/Ethnic Status Not Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
State Residency Not Considered
Talent/Ability Not Considered
Standardized Test Scores Important
Volunteer Work Considered

Holy Family University Application Requirements

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
Interview
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Holy Family University?

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, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 60%

Holy Family University 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.

In 2018, 95% of Holy Family University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application.

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Transferring to Holy Family University

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

Holy Family University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Holy Family University?

Students who are admitted to Holy Family University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..

Does Holy Family University accept transfer credits?

Holy Family University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Holy Family University accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit

Does Holy Family University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Holy Family University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand 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.

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Holy Family University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

71%

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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Holy Family University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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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Holy Family University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.13

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

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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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,081

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

71%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$30,346

Out-of-State

$30,346

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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