If you are considering submitting an applicationto University of Lynchburg, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is September 1 and the application fee costs $30. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from University of Lynchburg by September 1.
University of Lynchburg 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.
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.
University of Lynchburg is amoderately difficult school to get into. University of Lynchburg evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of Lynchburg accepted 97% of all applicants., around 3,593 of the 3,694 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Lynchburg, 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 in the admissions process. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you stand out.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|First Generation||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||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of Lynchburg must submit the following items. Double check with University of Lynchburg's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Lynchburg have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 60% submitted a class rank. At University of Lynchburg 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 25% were in the top 25% and 50% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Lynchburg, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||14.8%|
|3.50 and 3.74||15.3%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15.7%|
|3.00 and 3.24||12.3%|
|2.50 and 2.9||15.5%|
|2.00 and 2.49||7.7%|
|University of Lynchburg does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
University of Lynchburg is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2021, 83% of University of Lynchburg's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 23% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Lynchburg students scored 570 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Lynchburg students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
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To be most competitive at University of Lynchburg, you should strive to earn between 18 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Lynchburg's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Lynchburg students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Lynchburg.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Lynchburg during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Lynchburg?
Students who are admitted to University of Lynchburg must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does University of Lynchburg accept transfer credits?
University of Lynchburg accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Lynchburg accepts:
Does University of Lynchburg accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
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Do I have to submit test scores to University of Lynchburg?
No, University of Lynchburg is test optional, so you can make the call whether or not to submit your ACT or SAT scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you should strongly consider submitting them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
How hard is it to get into University of Lynchburg? University of Lynchburg is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Lynchburg acceptance rate is 97%. This means that the institution accepts 97 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Lynchburg is Sep 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Lynchburg 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 University of Lynchburg is 22. Students with an ACT score of 25 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Lynchburg. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 25 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Lynchburg, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.39. 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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