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Colleges / University of Jamestown

University of Jamestown

Jamestown, ND 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

JC Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to JC, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

JC Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of JC's admissions stats.

JC 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

University of Jamestown Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for University of Jamestown.

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

Considering Applying Early to JC?

JC does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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How Difficult Is It To Get Admitted to JC?

It is not difficult to get into JC. JC evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, JC accepted 76% of all applicants, around 958 from 1,264 applicants.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like JC, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to University of Jamestown

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to JC

JC has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does JC Look For in an Applicant?

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 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 choose schools that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at JC

What does JC consider 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 Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Application Essay Considered

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

JC Application Requirements

To apply to JC, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with JC's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into JC?

JC has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

JC does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

JC is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to University of Jamestown

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to JC. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in JC during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

JC Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to JC?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to JC.

Does JC accept transfer credits?

✅ JC accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. JC accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

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

✅ JC accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to JC?

✅ JC is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is JC's acceptance rate?

✅ JC's acceptance rate is 76%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at JC?

❌ JC does not offer early decision.

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JC Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into JC? JC is a less selective institution. The JC acceptance rate is 76%. This means that the institution accepts 75 out of every 100 applicants.


JC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

JC ACT Scores


ACT Range

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JC SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

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Tuition and Fees

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