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Colleges / Spring Hill College

Spring Hill College

Mobile, AL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate72%

SHC Admissions

Spring Hill College is moderately difficult to get into. The college admitted 72% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 2,114 applications received in 2023, 1,512 students were offered admission.

Reach out to Spring Hill College's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.

Spring Hill College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Spring Hill College's admissions stats.

Spring Hill College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 9%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 68%
Waitlist No

Spring Hill College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Spring Hill College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Applying Early to Spring Hill College?

Spring Hill College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some top colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Spring Hill College Admissions

Transferring to Spring Hill College

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Spring Hill College

Spring Hill College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Spring Hill College?

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 are most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 shine.

Admissions Factors at Spring Hill College

Curious about the factors that are considered by Spring Hill College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Application Essay Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
First Generation Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

Make sure to check with Spring Hill College for more information on admission factors.

Spring Hill College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Spring Hill College, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Spring Hill College'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)
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Spring Hill College?

Students admitted to Spring Hill College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Spring Hill College 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 2022, 9% of Spring Hill College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 68% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Spring Hill College?

To be competitive with other Spring Hill College applicants, you should aim to earn between 1072 and 1220 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Spring Hill College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1220 and 25% of scored lower than 1072, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Spring Hill College students scored 530 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Spring Hill College students scored 530 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.

To be most competitive at Spring Hill College, you should strive to earn between 17 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Spring Hill College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Spring Hill College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.

More Information on Transferring to Spring Hill College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Spring Hill College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Spring Hill College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Spring Hill College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Spring Hill College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Spring Hill College.

Does Spring Hill College accept transfer credits?

✅ Spring Hill College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Spring Hill College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Spring Hill College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Spring Hill College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Spring Hill College?

❌ No, Spring Hill College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Spring Hill College's acceptance rate?

✅ Spring Hill College has an acceptance rate of 72%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Spring Hill College?

❌ Spring Hill College does not offer early decision.

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SHC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into SHC? SHC is a somewhat selective institution. The SHC acceptance rate is 72%. This means that the institution accepts 71 out of every 100 applicants.


SHC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to SHC is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to SHC is Continuous processing.

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

SHC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1072 - 1220


Math SAT Range

480 - 530


Reading SAT Range

490 - 530


Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At SHC, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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