If you are thinking about applying to Wagner College, the regular decision application deadline is February 15 and the fee for the application costs $60. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Students who submit their applications for Fall should hear back from Wagner College by February 15.
Wagner College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is December 1, which is coming up fast! Wagner College will release EA admissions decisions no later than January 5.
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.
See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission. In 2021, Wagner College waitlisted 58 students. Of those, 35 eventually received an admissions offer.
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 choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||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 Wagner College must submit the following items. Double check with Wagner College'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)||2.5||3|
|Other Requirements||√||√||√||Test optional policy|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Wagner College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 52% submitted a class rank. At Wagner College 20% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 48% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Wagner College, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||19.95%|
|3.50 and 3.74||34.31%|
|3.25 and 3.49||24.73%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15.16%|
|2.50 and 2.9||2.66%|
|2.00 and 2.49||0%|
|Wagner College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Wagner College is 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, 60% of Wagner College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 20% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Wagner College applicants, you should strive to earn between 1070 and 1250 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Wagner College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1250 and 25% of scored lower than 1070, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Wagner College students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 520 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Wagner College students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 520 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Wagner College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 29 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Wagner College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Wagner College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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Transfer students can enroll in Wagner College during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Wagner College?
Students who are admitted to Wagner College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Wagner College accept transfer credits?
Wagner College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Wagner College accepts:
Does Wagner College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Wagner College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Wagner College?
No, Wagner College is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to submit your standardized test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you may want to send them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Wagner College is Feb 15.
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 Wagner College is 25. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into Wagner College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 21 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Wagner College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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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