If you are thinking about applying to Mary Baldwin University, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Mary Baldwin 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.
Mary Baldwin University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Mary Baldwin University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Mary Baldwin University **accepted 95% of students, around 1,323 of the 1,397 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Mary Baldwin University, 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 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 put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||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||Important|
To apply, all applicants to Mary Baldwin University must submit the following items. Double check with Mary Baldwin 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||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Mary Baldwin University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 61% submitted a class rank. At Mary Baldwin University 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 55% were in the top 25% and 77% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Mary Baldwin University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Mary Baldwin University 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 2021, 70% of Mary Baldwin University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 38% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Mary Baldwin University 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 Mary Baldwin University students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Mary Baldwin University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Mary Baldwin University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Mary Baldwin University 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 Mary Baldwin University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Mary Baldwin University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Mary Baldwin University?
Students who are admitted to Mary Baldwin University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Mary Baldwin University accept transfer credits?
Mary Baldwin University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Mary Baldwin University accepts:
Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Mary Baldwin University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Mary Baldwin University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Mary Baldwin University?
Mary Baldwin University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Mary Baldwin University? Mary Baldwin University is a somewhat selective institution. The Mary Baldwin University acceptance rate is 95%. This means that the institution accepts 94 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mary Baldwin University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mary Baldwin University 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 Mary Baldwin University is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Mary Baldwin University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 19 and 26 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 Mary Baldwin University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.57. 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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