Check in with Huntingdon College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|Huntingdon College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||13%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||21%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||91%|
Huntingdon College offers early decision but not early action. Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
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.
It is moderately difficult to get into Huntingdon College. Huntingdon College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, Huntingdon College accepted 56% of students, around 1,161 of the 2,074 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Huntingdon 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.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are are 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||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||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Huntingdon College must submit the following items. Double check with Huntingdon 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||√|
|Other Requirements||√||audition required for music majors; portfolio recommended for art majors|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Huntingdon College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 73% submitted a class rank. At Huntingdon College 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 27% were in the top 25% and 69% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Huntingdon College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Huntingdon College does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Huntingdon 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.
In 2018, 21% of Huntingdon College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 91% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Huntingdon College students scored 580 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Huntingdon College students scored 595 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Huntingdon College, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Huntingdon College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Huntingdon College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Huntingdon College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Huntingdon College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Huntingdon College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Huntingdon College.
Does Huntingdon College accept transfer credits?
Huntingdon College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Huntingdon College accepts:
Does Huntingdon College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Huntingdon College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Huntingdon College?
Huntingdon College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Huntingdon College's acceptance rate?
Huntingdon College's acceptance rate is 56%.
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How hard is it to get into Huntingdon College? Huntingdon College is a somewhat selective institution. The Huntingdon College acceptance rate is 56%. This means that the institution accepts 55 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Huntingdon College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Huntingdon College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Huntingdon College is 22. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Huntingdon College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 19 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Huntingdon College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.43. 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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