If you are considering submitting an applicationto RHIT, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is March 1 and the fee for the application costs $60. 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.
Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is November 1, which is coming up fast! RHIT will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15. RHIT accepts about 78% of early action applicants* and 77% all applicants for all deadlines.. In 2021, RHIT admitted 2,29 of the 2,924 who applied 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.
RHIT is amoderately difficult school to get into. RHIT evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, RHIT **accepted 77% of students, around 3,353 of the 4,376 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like RHIT, 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, RHIT waitlisted 119 students. Of those, 43 eventually got off the waitlist.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to RHIT must submit the following items. Double check with RHIT'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||√||curricular prerequisites|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to RHIT have an average unweighted GPA of 4.0.
Out of all students that were admitted, 46% submitted a class rank. At RHIT 66% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 91% were in the top 25% and 99% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||22.6%|
|3.50 and 3.74||11.5%|
|3.25 and 3.49||4.4%|
|3.00 and 3.24||1.25%|
|2.50 and 2.9||0.2%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0%|
|RHIT does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
RHIT 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, 65.9% of RHIT's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 55.7% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other RHIT applicants, you should strive to earn between 1270 and 1440 (or higher!) on the SAT. At RHIT 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1440 and 25% of scored lower than 1270, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a RHIT student is 1352.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of RHIT students scored 760 or higher and 75% of students scored 610 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of RHIT students scored 700 or higher, and 75% scored a 610 or higher.
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To be most competitive at RHIT, you should strive to earn between 27 and 33 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 33 means you fall in the 75th percentile for RHIT's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 33, and three out of four students scored lower than 33 on the ACT.
A 27 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for RHIT students. Only one out of every four students scored below 27.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to RHIT.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in RHIT during the following terms: Fall Term
Can I defer my acceptance to RHIT?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to RHIT.
Does RHIT accept transfer credits?
RHIT accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does RHIT accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
RHIT accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to RHIT?
No, RHIT is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to include your standardized test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, 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..
What is RHIT's acceptance rate?
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What is the early action acceptance rate at RHIT?
The early action acceptance rate at RHIT was 78% in 2021.
How hard is it to get into RHIT? RHIT is a somewhat selective institution. The RHIT acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 76 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to RHIT is Mar 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to RHIT is Continuous processing.
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 RHIT is 30. Students with an ACT score of 33 and above have a good chance of getting into RHIT. Students with an ACT score that falls between 27 and 33 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 27 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1440 and Above
1270 to 1440
1270 and Less
The median SAT score for RHIT students is 1352. Applicants with SAT scores of 1440 and above have a good chance of being admitted to RHIT, while applicants with SAT scores between 1270 to 1440 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1270 have a low chance of being offered a spot at RHIT.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At RHIT, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 4.02. 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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