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Colleges / Randolph College

Randolph College

Lynchburg, VA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

Lynchburg Randolph Admissions

Check in with Randolph College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Students who apply to Lynchburg Randolph for the fall semester should anticipate a decision by September 1.

Lynchburg Randolph Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Lynchburg Randolph's admissions stats.

Lynchburg Randolph 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 20%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 24%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 8%
Waitlist No

Randolph College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Randolph College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Info Not Available –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action Yes November 15 ––

Considering Applying Early to Lynchburg Randolph?

Randolph College may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Lynchburg Randolph directly for more information about early applications.

🗓️ The Early Action deadline is November 15.

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

More on Randolph College Admissions

Transferring to Randolph College

For more information on transferring to Randolph College, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Lynchburg Randolph

Lynchburg Randolph has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Lynchburg Randolph?

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 assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Lynchburg Randolph

Wondering what factors are considered by Lynchburg Randolph 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
Academic GPA Very Important
Alumni/ae Relations Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Work Experience Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Lynchburg Randolph for more information on admission factors.

Lynchburg Randolph Application Requirements

To apply to Lynchburg Randolph, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Lynchburg Randolph's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript(S) of College Record
Standardized Test Scores
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Lynchburg Randolph?

Students admitted to Lynchburg Randolph have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

Out of all students that were admitted, 18% submitted a class rank. At Lynchburg Randolph 20% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 52% were in the top 25% and 80% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Randolph College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA 19.57%
3.75 and 3.99 13.04%
3.50 and 3.74 15.94%
3.25 and 3.49 14.49%
3.00 and 3.24 13.77%
2.50 and 2.9 15.94%
2.00 and 2.49 7.25%

This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.

Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Lynchburg Randolph directly.

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

Lynchburg Randolph considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Lynchburg Randolph 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.

In 2022, 24% of Lynchburg Randolph's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 8% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Lynchburg Randolph?

To be competitive with other Lynchburg Randolph applicants, you should aim to earn between 910 and 1150 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Lynchburg Randolph 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1150 and 25% of scored lower than 910, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Lynchburg Randolph students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Lynchburg Randolph students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Lynchburg Randolph?

To be most competitive at Lynchburg Randolph, you should strive to earn between 22 and 27 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Lynchburg Randolph's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.

A 22 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Lynchburg Randolph students. Only one out of every four students scored below 22.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Randolph College

Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Lynchburg Randolph during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Lynchburg Randolph Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Lynchburg Randolph?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Lynchburg Randolph.

Does Lynchburg Randolph accept transfer credits?

✅ Lynchburg Randolph accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Lynchburg Randolph accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to Lynchburg Randolph?

✅ Lynchburg Randolph is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Lynchburg Randolph's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Lynchburg Randolph is 94%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Lynchburg Randolph?

🟨 Lynchburg Randolph may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

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Lynchburg Randolph Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Lynchburg Randolph is Continuous processing.

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

Lynchburg Randolph ACT Scores


ACT Range

22 - 27

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

27 and Above


22 to 27


22 and Less


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Lynchburg Randolph SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

910 - 1150


Math SAT Range

440 - 550


Reading SAT Range

470 - 590

Lynchburg Randolph GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Lynchburg Randolph, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.35. 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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