Reach out to University of Mount Olive's admissions department for more information on applying.
Here's an overiew of some of University of Mount Olive's admissions stats.
|University of Mount Olive 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.8|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||10%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||57%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||53%|
These are the application deadlines for University of Mount Olive.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
University of Mount Olive does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is not difficult.
University of Mount Olive has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining 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 apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you're strong.
What does University of Mount Olive consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with University of Mount Olive for more information on admission factors.
To apply to University of Mount Olive, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with University of Mount Olive's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Other Requirements||√||Standardized Test Scores|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of Mount Olive have an average unweighted GPA of 2.8.
Out of all students that were admitted, 59% submitted a class rank. At University of Mount Olive 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 47% were in the top 25% and 68% were in the top 50%.
At University of Mount Olive, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to University of Mount Olive directly.
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.
University of Mount Olive looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
University of Mount Olive 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 2022, 57% of University of Mount Olive's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 53% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of Mount Olive students scored 500 or higher and 75% of students scored 395 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of Mount Olive students scored 500 or higher, and 75% scored a 395 or higher.
To be most competitive at University of Mount Olive, you should strive to earn between 15 and 20 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 20 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Mount Olive's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 20, and three out of four students scored lower than 20 on the ACT.
A 15 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Mount Olive students. Only one out of every four students scored below 15.
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For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to University of Mount Olive. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Mount Olive during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Mount Olive?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Mount Olive.
Does University of Mount Olive accept transfer credits?
✅ University of Mount Olive accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of Mount Olive accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does University of Mount Olive accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ University of Mount Olive accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Mount Olive?
❌ No, University of Mount Olive is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is University of Mount Olive's acceptance rate?
✅ University of Mount Olive's acceptance rate is 51%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at University of Mount Olive?
❌ University of Mount Olive does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into University of Mount Olive? University of Mount Olive is a less selective institution. The University of Mount Olive acceptance rate is 51%. This means that the institution accepts 50 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Mount Olive is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Mount Olive is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
20 and Above
15 to 20
15 and Less
Composite SAT Range
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Mount Olive, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.85. 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.
Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved
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