If you are thinking about applying to Saginaw Valley State University, the application fee is $30.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
|Saginaw Valley State University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||17%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Saginaw Valley State University does not offer early decision or 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.
Saginaw Valley State University is a moderately difficult school to get into. Saginaw Valley State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Saginaw Valley State University accepted 89% of all applicants, around 6,156 of the 6,881 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Saginaw Valley State University, 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.
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 they consider most important in the admissions process. 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.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Saginaw Valley State University must submit the following items. Double check with Saginaw Valley State University'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)||2.75|
|Other Requirements||Students with a 2.749 and lower cumulative high school GPA will be reviewed using other criteria.?Students may be asked to submit additional documents as needed once their application is submitted|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Saginaw Valley State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 68% submitted a class rank. At Saginaw Valley State University 17% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 45% were in the top 25% and 78% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Saginaw Valley State University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||23%|
|3.50 and 3.74||20%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14%|
|2.50 and 2.9||13%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4%|
Saginaw Valley State University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Saginaw Valley State University 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Saginaw Valley State University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Saginaw Valley State University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Saginaw Valley State University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Saginaw Valley State University.
Does Saginaw Valley State University accept transfer credits?
Saginaw Valley State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Saginaw Valley State University accepts:
Does Saginaw Valley State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Saginaw Valley State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Saginaw Valley State University?
Saginaw Valley State University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Saginaw Valley State University's acceptance rate?
Saginaw Valley State University's acceptance rate is 89%.
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How hard is it to get into Saginaw Valley State University? Saginaw Valley State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Saginaw Valley State University acceptance rate is 89%. This means that the institution accepts 89 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Saginaw Valley State University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Saginaw Valley State University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Saginaw Valley State University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.47. 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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