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Ridgewater College

Willmar, MN 2-Year Public
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Ridgewater College Admissions

Consult with Ridgewater College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Ridgewater College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Ridgewater College's admissions stats.

Ridgewater College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist Yes

Ridgewater College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Ridgewater College.

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

Considering Applying Early to Ridgewater College?

Ridgewater College does not offer early decision or early action.

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Is Ridgewater College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Ridgewater College is not competitive. Ridgewater College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Ridgewater College **accepted .

Schools that are not competitive to get into, like Ridgewater College, accept virtually all applicants regardless of high school rank or test scores. Admissions to nursing, chemical dependency practitioner, veterinary technology programs, paramedic is program moderately difficult.

Transferring to Ridgewater College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Ridgewater College

Ridgewater College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Ridgewater College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong. What does Ridgewater College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Ridgewater College for more information on admission factors.

Ridgewater College Application Requirements

To apply to Ridgewater College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Ridgewater College'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 Ridgewater College?

Ridgewater College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

Ridgewater College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Ridgewater College 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.

More Information on Transferring to Ridgewater College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Ridgewater College.

Ridgewater College Admissions FAQs

Do I have to submit test scores to Ridgewater College?

✅ Ridgewater College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Ridgewater College?

❌ Ridgewater College does not offer early decision.

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Ridgewater College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Ridgewater College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

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Transfer Applications are Due

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

Ridgewater College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Ridgewater College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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