If you want to apply to University of Redlands, the regular decision application deadline is January 15 and the fee for the application costs $50.
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 apply for Fall should hear back from University of Redlands by March 1.
|University of Redlands 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.6|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||38.03%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||74%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||50%|
University of Redlands offers early decision and also offers early action. Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
Mark your calendar!
The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! University of Redlands will release EA admissions decisions no later than January 15.
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 Redlands. University of Redlands evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny or waitlist.
In 2021, University of Redlands accepted 68% of all applicants, around 3,234 of the 4,790 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like University of Redlands, 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.
In 2021, University of Redlands waitlisted 131 students. Of those, 53 eventually got in.
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 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 put the most emphasis the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to University of Redlands must submit the following items. Double check with University of Redlands'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 Redlands have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 53.28% submitted a class rank. At University of Redlands 38.03% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 67.61% were in the top 25% and 90.49% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At University of Redlands, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
University of Redlands does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of Redlands 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.
In 2021, 74% of University of Redlands's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 50% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at University of Redlands, you should strive to earn between 23 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of Redlands's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of Redlands students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of Redlands.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is March 1. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by May 1.
Transfer students can enroll in University of Redlands during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of Redlands?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of Redlands.
Does University of Redlands accept transfer credits?
University of Redlands accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does University of Redlands accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of Redlands accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of Redlands?
University of Redlands is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is University of Redlands's acceptance rate?
University of Redlands's acceptance rate is 68%.
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How hard is it to get into University of Redlands? University of Redlands is a somewhat selective institution. The University of Redlands acceptance rate is 68%. This means that the institution accepts 67 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of Redlands is Jan 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of Redlands is Mar 1.
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 Redlands is 25. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into University of Redlands. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 28 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of Redlands, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.65. 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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