If you are thinking about applying to The University of Findlay, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
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|The University of Findlay 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||22%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||22.8%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||86%|
The University of Findlay does not offer early decision or early action.
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.
The University of Findlay is a moderately difficult school to get into. The University of Findlay evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, The University of Findlay accepted 79% of students, around 2,639 of the 3,320 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like The University of Findlay, 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 determines which factors are are most important 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
To apply, all applicants to The University of Findlay must submit the following items. Double check with The University of Findlay'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)||2.5|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to The University of Findlay have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 58.7% submitted a class rank. At The University of Findlay 22% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 53.7% were in the top 25% and 83.5% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At The University of Findlay, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
The University of Findlay considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
The University of Findlay 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, 22.8% of The University of Findlay's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 86% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of The University of Findlay students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of The University of Findlay students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at The University of Findlay, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for The University of Findlay's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.
A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for The University of Findlay students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to The University of Findlay. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in The University of Findlay during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to The University of Findlay?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to The University of Findlay.
Does The University of Findlay accept transfer credits?
The University of Findlay accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. The University of Findlay accepts:
Does The University of Findlay accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
The University of Findlay accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to The University of Findlay?
The University of Findlay is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is The University of Findlay's acceptance rate?
The University of Findlay's acceptance rate is 79%.
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How hard is it to get into The University of Findlay? The University of Findlay is a somewhat selective institution. The The University of Findlay acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 79 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The University of Findlay is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The University of Findlay is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to The University of Findlay is 24. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into The University of Findlay. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At The University of Findlay, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.55. 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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