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Walla Walla University

College Place, WA 4-Year Private
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Walla Walla University Admissions

If you are applying to Walla Walla University, the fee for the application is $40.

Walla Walla University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Walla Walla University's admissions stats.

Walla Walla University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.6
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 14%
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Walla Walla University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Walla Walla University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Considering Applying Early to Walla Walla University?

Walla Walla University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Walla Walla University Admissions

Transferring to Walla Walla University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Walla Walla University

Walla Walla University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Walla Walla University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling 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 put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Walla Walla University

Wondering what factors are considered by Walla Walla University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered

Make sure to check with Walla Walla University for more information on admission factors.

Walla Walla University Application Requirements

To apply to Walla Walla University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Walla Walla University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements Personal reference
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Walla Walla University?

Students admitted to Walla Walla University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.

Out of all students that were admitted, 84% submitted a class rank. At Walla Walla University 14% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 32% were in the top 25% and 65% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Walla Walla University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA ––
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 Walla Walla University directly.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

Walla Walla University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Walla Walla University 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.

More Information on Transferring to Walla Walla University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Walla Walla University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Walla Walla University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Walla Walla University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Walla Walla University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Walla Walla University.

Does Walla Walla University accept transfer credits?

✅ Walla Walla University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Walla Walla University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Walla Walla University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Walla Walla University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Walla Walla University?

✅ Walla Walla University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Walla Walla University?

❌ Walla Walla University does not offer early decision.

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Walla Walla University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective



Walla Walla University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Walla Walla University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Walla Walla University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Walla Walla University ACT Scores


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Walla Walla University SAT Scores


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Walla Walla University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Walla Walla University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.57. 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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