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Mayville State University

Mayville, ND 4-Year Public

Mayville State University Admissions

Mayville State University is not competitive to get into.

If you are thinking about applying to Mayville State University, the fee for the application costs $35.

Students who apply to Mayville State University for fall should receive an admissions decision no later than January 1.

Mayville State University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Mayville State University's admissions stats.

Mayville State University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.1
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Mayville State University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Mayville State University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to Mayville State University?

Mayville State University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find a list of some competetive colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Mayville State University

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Mayville State University

Mayville State University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Mayville State University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Mayville State University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Mayville State University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Application Essay Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Academic GPA Considered

Make sure to check with Mayville State University for more information on admission factors.

Mayville State University Application Requirements

To apply to Mayville State University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Mayville State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Mayville State University?

Students admitted to Mayville State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Mayville State University is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

To be most competitive at Mayville State University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 23 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Mayville State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Mayville State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

More Information on Transferring to Mayville State University

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Mayville State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by January 1.

Transfer students can enroll in Mayville State University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Mayville State University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Mayville State University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Mayville State University.

Does Mayville State University accept transfer credits?

✅ Mayville State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Mayville State University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Mayville State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Mayville State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Mayville State University?

✅ Mayville State University is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Mayville State University?

❌ Mayville State University does not offer early decision.

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Mayville State University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Mayville State University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Mayville State University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Mayville State University is Continuous processing.

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

Mayville State University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

440 - 570


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Mayville State University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Mayville State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.14. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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