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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 an application fee waiver.
Students who apply for Fall should receive an admissions decision no later than October 1.
|Washington And Jefferson College 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||25%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||67%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||24%|
Washington & Jefferson College offers early decision and also offers early action. Early decision is binding, meaning you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
Mark your calendar!
The Early Action deadline is January 15, which is coming up fast! Washington And Jefferson College will release EA admissions decisions no later than February 15.
The early decision acceptance rate at Washington And Jefferson College is 86%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 90%. Washington And Jefferson College accepts about 42% of early action applicants and 90% all applicants for all deadlines. Last year, Washington And Jefferson College admitted 12 of the 14 students who applied early decison. In 2021, Washington And Jefferson College admitted 2,16 of the 4,962 who applied 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.
Washington And Jefferson College is a very difficult school to get into.
In 2021, Washington And Jefferson College accepted 90% of all applicants, around 2,251 of the 2,496 students who applied.
Schools that are very difficult to get into, like Washington And Jefferson College, accept fewer than 60% of all applicants. At least 50% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1230 on the SAT and over 26 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is very difficult.
Washington And Jefferson College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|First Generation||Not Considered|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Washington And Jefferson College must submit the following items. Double check with Washington And Jefferson 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||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Washington And Jefferson College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 49% submitted a class rank. At Washington And Jefferson College 25% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 49% were in the top 25% and 80% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Washington & Jefferson College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||26.92%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.82%|
|3.25 and 3.49||14.5%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14.79%|
|2.50 and 2.9||15.68%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1.48%|
Washington And Jefferson College does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Washington And Jefferson College 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 2021, 67% of Washington And Jefferson College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 24% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Washington And Jefferson College applicants, you should strive to earn between 1030 and 1260 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Washington And Jefferson College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1260 and 25% of scored lower than 1030, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Washington And Jefferson College students scored 630 or higher and 75% of students scored 530 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Washington And Jefferson College students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 530 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Washington And Jefferson College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 28 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 28 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Washington And Jefferson College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 28, and three out of four students scored lower than 28 on the ACT.
A 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Washington And Jefferson College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is very difficult to get admitted to Washington And Jefferson College.
Transfer students can enroll in Washington And Jefferson College during the following terms: - Fall Term - Winter Term - Spring Term - Winter Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Washington And Jefferson College?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Washington And Jefferson College.
Does Washington And Jefferson College accept transfer credits?
Washington And Jefferson College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does Washington And Jefferson College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Washington And Jefferson College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Washington And Jefferson College?
No, Washington And Jefferson College is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If you have higher than average scores, you should strongly consider submitting them. If your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
What is Washington And Jefferson College's acceptance rate?
Washington And Jefferson College's acceptance rate is 90%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Washington And Jefferson College?
Washington And Jefferson College's early decision acceptance rate was 86% in 2021.
What is the early action acceptance rate at Washington And Jefferson College?
The early action acceptance rate at Washington And Jefferson College was 42% in 2021.
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How hard is it to get into Washington And Jefferson College? Washington And Jefferson College is a very selective institution. The Washington And Jefferson College acceptance rate is 90%. This means that the institution accepts 90 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Washington And Jefferson College is Mar 1.
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 Washington And Jefferson College is 26. Students with an ACT score of 28 and above have a good chance of getting into Washington And Jefferson College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 28 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.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Washington And Jefferson College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.45. 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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