If you are considering submitting an application to Springfield College, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and the fee for the application costs $50.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
|Springfield College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||16%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||20%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||4%|
Springfield College offers early decision but not early action. Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing. Early Decision 2 applications are due 1/15.
The early decision acceptance rate at Springfield College is 82%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 63%. Last year, Springfield College admitted 136 of the 166 students who applied early decison.
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.
It is moderately difficult to get into Springfield College.
In 2021, Springfield College accepted 63% of students, around 2,182 of the 3,441 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Springfield College, 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. Admissions to physical therapy, athletic training, physician assistant programs is program extremely difficult.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Springfield College must submit the following items. Double check with Springfield College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Springfield College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 44% submitted a class rank. At Springfield College 16% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 42% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Springfield College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||15.21%|
|3.50 and 3.74||16.7%|
|3.25 and 3.49||16.7%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.5%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14.2%|
|2.00 and 2.49||3.1%|
Springfield College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Springfield College 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.
In 2021, 20% of Springfield College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 4% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Springfield College students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 600 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Springfield College students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 600 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Springfield College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Springfield College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Springfield College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Springfield College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Springfield College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Springfield College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Springfield College.
Does Springfield College accept transfer credits?
Springfield College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Springfield College accepts:
Do I have to submit test scores to Springfield College?
Springfield College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Springfield College's acceptance rate?
Springfield College's acceptance rate is 63%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Springfield College?
Springfield College's early decision acceptance rate was 82% in 2021.
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How hard is it to get into Springfield College? Springfield College is a somewhat selective institution. The Springfield College acceptance rate is 63%. This means that the institution accepts 63 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Springfield College is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Springfield College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Math SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Springfield College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.48. 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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