If you are considering submitting an application to University of Charleston, the application fee costs $25.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
|University of Charleston 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
University of Charleston 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.
It is moderately difficult to get into University of Charleston. University of Charleston evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Charleston accepted 61% of all applicants, around 1,716 of the 2,793 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Charleston, 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 decides which factors are given the most weight 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 choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Not Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Charleston must submit the following items. Double check with University of Charleston'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)||2.25|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
University of Charleston doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Charleston 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Charleston. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Charleston during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Charleston?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Charleston.
Does University of Charleston accept transfer credits?
University of Charleston accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does University of Charleston accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Charleston accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Charleston?
University of Charleston is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is University of Charleston's acceptance rate?
University of Charleston's acceptance rate is 61%.
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How hard is it to get into University of Charleston? University of Charleston is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Charleston acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 61 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Charleston is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Charleston is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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