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Colleges / Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Rock Island, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate50%
Acceptance Rate50%

Trinity College Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Trinity College, the fee for the application is $50.

Students who submit their applications to Trinity College for the fall semester should hear back from Trinity College by February 1.

Trinity College Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Trinity College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 46%
Waitlist Yes

Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I Yes December 1 December 15
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Applying Early to Trinity College?

Trinity 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 I applications are due by December 1 EDI applicants should receive a decision by December 15.

Some students apply early to help their chances of acceptance. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase your chance of being admitted, since it shows your interest in a school.

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

More on Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences Admissions

Transferring to Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Trinity College

In 2013, Trinity College waitlisted 33 students and 33 accepted a place on the waitlist. Of those, 13 eventually got in.

What Does Trinity College Look For in an Applicant?

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 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 areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Trinity College

Curious about the factors that are considered by Trinity 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
Academic GPA Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered

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

Trinity College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Trinity College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Trinity 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
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5 3

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Trinity College?

Students admitted to Trinity College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

Trinity College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Trinity 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. 46% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Trinity College?

What is a Good ACT Score for Trinity College?

To be most competitive at Trinity College, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Trinity College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Trinity College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Trinity College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by February 1.

Transfer students can enroll in Trinity College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Trinity College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Trinity College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Trinity College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Trinity College accept transfer credits?

✅ Trinity College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Trinity College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

❌ Trinity College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Trinity College?

✅ Trinity College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Trinity College's acceptance rate?

✅ Trinity College has an acceptance rate of 50%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Trinity College?

✅ Trinity College offers early decision but the school has not provided an acceptance rate.

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Trinity College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Trinity College? Trinity College is a somewhat selective institution. The Trinity College acceptance rate is 50%. This means that the institution accepts 50 out of every 100 applicants.


Trinity College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Trinity College is Continuous processing.

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

Trinity College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Trinity College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Trinity College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.42. 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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