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Limestone College Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Limestone College, the fee for the application costs $0. 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.

Applying Early to Limestone College?

Limestone 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.

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

Is Limestone College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Limestone College is slightly difficult. Limestone College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Limestone College accepted 74% of all applicants., around 249 of the 337 students who applied.

Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like Limestone College, MIN

Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult. For applicants who are not residents of South Carolina, getting into Limestone College is slightly difficult.

What Does Limestone College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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.

Admissions Factors at Limestone College

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

Limestone College 2021-2022 Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Limestone College must submit the following items. Double check with Limestone College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Limestone College?

Students admitted to Limestone College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 80% submitted a class rank. At Limestone College 9% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 55% were in the top 50%.

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.

At Limestone College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges
4.0 GPA 80%
3.75 and 3.99 12.88%
3.50 and 3.74 10.96%
3.25 and 3.49 13.97%
3.00 and 3.24 15.07%
2.50 and 2.9 13.97%
2.00 and 2.49 9.04%
Limestone College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Limestone 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.

Transferring to Limestone College

For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Limestone College.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Limestone College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term

Limestone College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Limestone College?

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

Does Limestone College accept transfer credits?

Limestone College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Limestone College accepts:

CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit

Does Limestone College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Limestone College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits

Do I have to submit test scores to Limestone College?

Limestone College. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

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Limestone College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective

74%

How hard is it to get into Limestone College? Limestone College is a less selective institution. The Limestone College acceptance rate is 74%. This means that the institution accepts 73 out of every 100 applicants.

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Limestone College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Limestone College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Limestone College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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Limestone College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

3.45

GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Limestone College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.45. 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

1,943

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

74%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$26,300

Out-of-State

$26,300

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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