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Shenandoah University

Winchester, VA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate74%

About Shenandoah University

Shenandoah University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Winchester, Virginia. Shenandoah University was founded in 1875. The university currently enrolls around 4,260 students per year, including 2,461 undergraduates.

Shenandoah University Acceptance Rate

It is moderately difficult to get into Shenandoah University. Shenandoah University admitted 74% of all applicants in 2022. In 2022, 1,945 out of 2,616 total applicants were accepted.

Shenandoah University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 74%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.7
Test Optional May require tests

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Shenandoah University is located in the town of Winchester, Virginia, near Washington and D.C..

If you would like to see Shenandoah University for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 81, Route 50, and Route 7 to Winchester, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Dulles International, Hagerstown Regional.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Shenandoah University and Winchester are like without leaving home.

College Info

1460 University Drive Winchester, VA 22601-5195

Campus Setting: Suburban

Shenandoah University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Shenandoah University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Shenandoah University is Aug 1.

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

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Shenandoah University Tuition & Fees

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Student Life

Wondering what life at Shenandoah University is like? There are approximately 4,260 students enrolled at Shenandoah University, including 2,461 undergraduate students and 1,799 graduate students. 83% percent of students attend school full-time, 60% percent are from VA and 40% percent of students are from other states.


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