If you are thinking about applying to Southern New Hampshire University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
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.
|Southern New Hampshire University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.2|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||8%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Southern New Hampshire University does not offer early decision or early action.
Mark your calendar!
The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! Southern New Hampshire University will release EA admissions decisions no later than December 15.
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.
Getting into Southern New Hampshire University is moderately difficult. Southern New Hampshire University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Southern New Hampshire University accepted 86% of all applicants, around 4,215 of the 4,874 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Southern New Hampshire 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 given the most weight 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.
To apply, all applicants to Southern New Hampshire University must submit the following items. Double check with Southern New Hampshire University'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)||2.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Southern New Hampshire University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.2.
Out of all students that were admitted, 23% submitted a class rank. At Southern New Hampshire University 8% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 28% were in the top 25% and 69% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Southern New Hampshire University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Southern New Hampshire University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Southern New Hampshire University does not have 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Southern New Hampshire University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Does Southern New Hampshire University accept transfer credits?
Southern New Hampshire University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Southern New Hampshire University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Southern New Hampshire University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Southern New Hampshire University?
Southern New Hampshire University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Southern New Hampshire University's acceptance rate?
Southern New Hampshire University's acceptance rate is 86%.
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How hard is it to get into Southern New Hampshire University? Southern New Hampshire University is a somewhat selective institution. The Southern New Hampshire University acceptance rate is 86%. This means that the institution accepts 86 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southern New Hampshire University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southern New Hampshire 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 Southern New Hampshire University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.18. 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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