If you want to apply to Rollins College, the regular decision application deadline is February 1 and the fee for the application costs $50. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Students who apply for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than April 1.
Rollins College offers early decision but not early action Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing. Early Decision 2 applications are due 1/5.
The early decision acceptance rate at Rollins College is 38%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 61%. Last year,, Rollins College admitted 174 of the 458 students who applied early decison.
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.
Rollins College is amoderately difficult school to get into. Rollins College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, Rollins College **accepted 61% of students, around 3,695 of the 6,076 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Rollins College, 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. In 2021, Rollins College waitlisted 205 students. Of those, 57 eventually got off the waitlist.
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 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're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to Rollins College must submit the following items. Double check with Rollins College'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|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Rollins College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 35% submitted a class rank. At Rollins College 28% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 60% were in the top 25% and 83% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Rollins College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||16%|
|3.50 and 3.74||24%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15%|
|3.00 and 3.24||20%|
|2.50 and 2.9||19%|
|2.00 and 2.49||2%|
|Rollins College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Rollins College has a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 62% of Rollins College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 37% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Rollins College students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 600 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Rollins College students scored 680 or higher, and 75% scored a 600 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Rollins College, you should strive to earn between 24 and 32 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 32 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Rollins College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 32, and three out of four students scored lower than 32 on the ACT.
A 24 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Rollins College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 24.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Rollins College.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is March 1. Applicants should hear back by April 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Rollins College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Rollins College?
Students who are admitted to Rollins College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Rollins College accept transfer credits?
Rollins College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Rollins College accepts:
ACE recommendations for credit
Does Rollins College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Rollins College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Rollins College?
No, Rollins College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you probably want to include them. If your scores are average or below average, you may want not want to include them in your application..
How hard is it to get into Rollins College? Rollins College is a somewhat selective institution. The Rollins College acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 60 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Rollins College is Feb 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rollins College is Mar 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Rollins College is 27. Students with an ACT score of 32 and above have a good chance of getting into Rollins College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 24 and 32 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 24 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Rollins College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.3. 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.
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