If you want to apply to Hood College, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 17 and the fee for the application costs $0. 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.
Hood College 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.
Hood College is amoderately difficult school to get into. Hood College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Hood College accepted 71% of all applicants., around 2,443 of the 3,425 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Hood College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
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 they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Hood College must submit the following items. Double check with Hood College'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|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Hood College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 50% submitted a class rank. At Hood College 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 77% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Hood College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Hood College 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Hood College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Hood College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Hood College?
Students who are admitted to Hood College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Hood College accept transfer credits?
Hood College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Hood College accepts:
DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Hood College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Hood College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Hood College?
Hood College. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
How hard is it to get into Hood College? Hood College is a somewhat selective institution. The Hood College acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 71 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hood College is Aug 17.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Hood College 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 Hood College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.49. 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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