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Colleges / Walsh University

Walsh University

North Canton, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate77%

Walsh University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Walsh University. Around 77% of applicants get into Walsh University each year. Last year, 1,858 students applied to Walsh University and 1,435 were admitted.

If you are applying to Walsh University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Students who submit their applications to Walsh University for fall should anticipate a decision by October 1.

Walsh University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Walsh University's admissions stats.

Walsh University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 11%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 64%
Waitlist No

Walsh University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Walsh University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action Info Not Available

Considering Applying Early to Walsh University?

**Walsh University does not offer early decision **

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Transferring to Walsh University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Walsh University

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

What Does Walsh University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. 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 prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Walsh University

What does Walsh University consider 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
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered
Work Experience Considered

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

Walsh University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Walsh University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Walsh University'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)
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript(S) of College Record
Transcript of High School Record
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Walsh University?

Walsh University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

Walsh University is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 11% of Walsh University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 64% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Walsh University students scored 620 or higher and 75% of students scored 505 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Walsh University students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 505 or higher.

To be most competitive at Walsh University, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Walsh University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 26, and three out of four students scored lower than 26 on the ACT.

A 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Walsh University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.

More Information on Transferring to Walsh University

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

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

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Walsh University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Walsh University?

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

Does Walsh University accept transfer credits?

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

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Excelsior College Examinations

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

✅ Walsh University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Walsh University?

❌ No, Walsh University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. 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.

What is Walsh University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Walsh University is 77%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Walsh University?

❌ Walsh University does not offer early decision.

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Walsh University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Walsh University? Walsh University is a somewhat selective institution. The Walsh University acceptance rate is 77%. This means that the institution accepts 77 out of every 100 applicants.


Walsh University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Not available

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

Walsh University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

530 - 620


Reading SAT Range

505 - 600

Walsh University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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