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Riverland Community College

Austin, MN 2-Year Public

Riverland Community College Admissions

It is not competitive to get into Riverland Community College.

If you are considering submitting an application to Riverland Community College, the application fee is $20.

Riverland Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Riverland Community College's admissions stats.

Riverland Community College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.8
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Riverland Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Riverland Community College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Riverland Community College?

Riverland Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Riverland Community College Admissions

For applicants who are not residents of Minnesota, getting into Riverland Community College is not difficult.

Transferring to Riverland Community College

Transfer student admissions is not competitive.

For Students Waitlisted to Riverland Community College

Riverland Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Riverland Community College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you stand out. Curious about the factors that are considered by Riverland Community College 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 Riverland Community College for more information on admission factors.

Riverland Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements Test Scores (ACT, SAT, MCA, etc.)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Riverland Community College?

Students admitted to Riverland Community College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.8.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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

Riverland Community 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 Riverland Community College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Riverland Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Riverland Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Riverland Community College?

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

Does Riverland Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Riverland Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Riverland Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to Riverland Community College?

✅ Riverland Community College is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Riverland Community College?

❌ Riverland Community College does not offer early decision.

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Riverland Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Riverland Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Riverland Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Riverland Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Riverland Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Riverland Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Riverland Community College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.81. 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

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

Small Town

Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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