Check in with Walden University's admissions department to confirm any application fees and information.
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.
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|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not even considered|
Walden University 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.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are they consider 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 choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Not Considered|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Not Considered|
|Application Essay||Not Considered|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Racial/Ethnic Status||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Not Considered|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Not Considered|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Walden University must submit the following items. Double check with Walden University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
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Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
Walden University doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Walden University 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.
Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Walden University during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term - Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Walden University?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Walden University.
Does Walden University accept transfer credits?
Walden University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Walden University accepts:
Does Walden University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Walden University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits but does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Walden University?
Walden University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Walden University's acceptance rate?
Walden University's acceptance rate is 98%.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Walden University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Walden University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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