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Pacific Northwest College of Art Admissions

If you are considering submitting an applicationto Pacific Northwest College of Art, the fee for the application costs $45. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.

Considering Applying Early to Pacific Northwest College of Art?

Pacific Northwest College of Art 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.

How To Get Into Pacific Northwest College of Art

Pacific Northwest College of Art is anot competitive school to get into. Pacific Northwest College of Art evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.

In 2021, Pacific Northwest College of Art **accepted 95% of students, around 297 of the 312 students who applied.

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Pacific Northwest College of Art, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores.

Transfer student admissions is not competitive. Pacific Northwest College of Art has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important to Get In to Pacific Northwest College of Art?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are 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.

Admissions Factors at Pacific Northwest College of Art

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

Pacific Northwest College of Art Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for some Details (if any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Minimum High School Gpa (On 4.0 Scale) 2.3
Other Requirements portfolio of artwork
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Pacific Northwest College of Art?

Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. Pacific Northwest College of Art doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Pacific Northwest College of Art 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.

Transferring to Pacific Northwest College of Art

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Pacific Northwest College of Art.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Pacific Northwest College of Art during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term

Pacific Northwest College of Art Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Pacific Northwest College of Art?

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

Does Pacific Northwest College of Art accept transfer credits?

Pacific Northwest College of Art accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

Does Pacific Northwest College of Art accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

Pacific Northwest College of Art does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits

Do I have to submit test scores to Pacific Northwest College of Art?

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

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Pacific Northwest College of Art Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission

95%

How hard is it to get into Pacific Northwest College of Art? Pacific Northwest College of Art is a open admission institution. The Pacific Northwest College of Art acceptance rate is 95%. This means that the institution accepts 95 out of every 100 applicants.

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Pacific Northwest College of Art Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Pacific Northwest College of Art is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pacific Northwest College of Art is Continuous processing.

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

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

488

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

95%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$38,250

Out-of-State

$38,250

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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