If you are thinking about applying to West Liberty University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may be eligible for an application fee waiver.
|West Liberty University 2021||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||0.28%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||99%|
West Liberty 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.
Getting into West Liberty University is slightly difficult. West Liberty University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, West Liberty University accepted 71% of students, around 1,292 of the 1,829 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like West Liberty University, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 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're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Work Experience||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||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to West Liberty University must submit the following items. Double check with West Liberty University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to West Liberty University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 73% submitted a class rank. At West Liberty University 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 38% were in the top 25% and 72% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At West Liberty University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges|
West Liberty University does consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
West Liberty 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.
In 2021, 0.28% of West Liberty University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 99% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at West Liberty University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for West Liberty University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for West Liberty University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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Transfer students can enroll in West Liberty University during the following terms: - Fall Term
Can I defer my acceptance to West Liberty University?
Students who are admitted to West Liberty University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does West Liberty University accept transfer credits?
West Liberty University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Do I have to submit test scores to West Liberty University?
West Liberty University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is West Liberty University's acceptance rate?
West Liberty University's acceptance rate is 71%.
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How hard is it to get into West Liberty University? West Liberty University is a less selective institution. The West Liberty University acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.
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The median ACT score of an admitted student to West Liberty University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into West Liberty University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At West Liberty University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.53. 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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