If you are considering submitting an application to University of the West, the regular decision application deadline is June 15 and the fee for the application is $50.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
Students who apply for Fall should hear back from University of the West by July 15.
|University of the West 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.4|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
University of the West 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.
University of the West is a slightly difficult school to get into. University of the West evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of the West accepted 85% of students, around 200 of the 235 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like University of the West, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
It is slightly difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
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 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 shine.
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||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||Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to University of the West must submit the following items. Double check with University of the West'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)||2.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of the West have an average unweighted GPA of 2.4.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
University of the West doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of the West 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 slightly difficult to get admitted to University of the West.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is June 15. Applicants should hear back by July 15.
Transfer students can enroll in University of the West during the following terms: - Fall Term - Spring Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of the West?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of the West.
Does University of the West accept transfer credits?
University of the West accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does University of the West accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
University of the West accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits but does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of the West?
University of the West is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is University of the West's acceptance rate?
University of the West's acceptance rate is 85%.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of the West is Jun 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of the West is Jun 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of the West, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.43. 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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