Reach out to Southwest Virginia Community College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.
Here's an overiew of some of Southwest's admissions stats.
|Southwest 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||15%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
These are the application deadlines for Southwest Virginia Community College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Southwest does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
For more information on transferring to Southwest Virginia Community College, contact the school directly.
Southwest has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.
Wondering what factors are considered by Southwest during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Southwest for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Southwest, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Southwest's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||√||Online Application|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Southwest has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school. At Southwest 15% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school.
At Southwest Virginia Community College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Southwest directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Southwest looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Southwest 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.
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Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Southwest during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Southwest?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Southwest.
Does Southwest accept transfer credits?
✅ Southwest accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Southwest accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit
Do I have to submit test scores to Southwest?
✅ Southwest is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Southwest?
❌ Southwest does not offer early decision.
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First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Southwest is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Southwest is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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