If you are considering submitting an applicationto PC, the regular decision application deadline is August 15 and the fee for the application costs $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
Prescott College 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.
PC is amoderately difficult school to get into. PC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, PC **accepted 99% of students, around 369 of the 374 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like PC, 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 in the admissions process. 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 prioritize the areas where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to PC must submit the following items. Double check with PC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Other Requirements||√||Contact for reference|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. PC doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
PC 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to PC.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 15. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in PC during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to PC?
Students who are admitted to PC must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does PC accept transfer credits?
PC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. PC accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does PC accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
PC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to PC?
PC. is not test optional. Test scores are will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
How hard is it to get into PC? PC is a somewhat selective institution. The PC acceptance rate is 99%. This means that the institution accepts 98 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to PC is Aug 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to PC is Aug 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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