If you want to apply to Ohio Valley University, Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Ohio Valley 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.
Getting into Ohio Valley University is slightly difficult. Ohio Valley University has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.
In 2021, Ohio Valley University accepted 44% of all applicants., around 244 of the 553 students who applied.
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Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to Ohio Valley University must submit the following items. Double check with Ohio Valley 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)||2|
|Other Requirements||√||ACT-18 or higher; SAT-940 or higher|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Ohio Valley University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. Ohio Valley University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Ohio Valley 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, 42.6% of Ohio Valley University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 42.6% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Ohio Valley University applicants, you should strive to earn between 860 and 1070 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Ohio Valley University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1070 and 25% of scored lower than 860, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Ohio Valley University student is 982.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Ohio Valley University students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 430 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Ohio Valley University students scored 550 or higher, and 75% scored a 430 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Ohio Valley 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 Ohio Valley 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 Ohio Valley University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to Ohio Valley University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Ohio Valley University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Ohio Valley University?
Students who are admitted to Ohio Valley University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Ohio Valley University accept transfer credits?
Ohio Valley University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Ohio Valley University accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit
Does Ohio Valley University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
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Do I have to submit test scores to Ohio Valley University?
Ohio Valley University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Ohio Valley University? Ohio Valley University is a less selective institution. The Ohio Valley University acceptance rate is 44%. This means that the institution accepts 44 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Ohio Valley University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Ohio Valley 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 Ohio Valley University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 23 and above have a good chance of getting into Ohio Valley University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 23 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1070 and Above
860 to 1070
860 and Less
The median SAT score for Ohio Valley University students is 982. Applicants with SAT scores of 1070 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Ohio Valley University, while applicants with SAT scores between 860 to 1070 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 860 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Ohio Valley University.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Ohio Valley University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.23. 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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