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Colleges / Linfield University

Linfield University

McMinnville, OR 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate90%

About LC

Linfield University is a private, nonprofit university in the town of McMinnville, Oregon. LC was founded in 1858. The university currently enrolls around 1,754 students a year, including 1,706 undergraduates.

LC Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into LC. Around 90% of applicants get into LC each year. Out of 2,085 applications received in 2022, 1,878 students were offered admission.

Linfield University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 90%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate 99%
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional May require tests
Applicants Submitting ACT scores 99%

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Linfield University is located in McMinnville, Oregon, near Portland.

If you would like to see LC for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Highway 99 to McMinnville, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Portland International Airport (PDX).

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College Info

900 SE Baker Street McMinnville, OR 97128-6894

Campus Setting: Small Town

LC Application Deadline

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Continuous processing

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

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Student Life

Wondering what life at LC is like? There are approximately 1,754 students enrolled at LC, including 1,706 undergraduate students and 48 graduate students. 93% percent of students attend school full-time, 67% percent are from OR and 33% percent of students are from other states.


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