If you want to apply to HILLTOPPERS, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is August 1 and the application fee is $45. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may qualify for for an application fee waiver.
Western Kentucky 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 HILLTOPPERS is slightly difficult. HILLTOPPERS evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, HILLTOPPERS **accepted 97% of students, around 8,019 of the 8,245 students who applied.
Schools that are slightly difficult to get into, like HILLTOPPERS, MIN Admissions to Nursing, dental hygiene, engineering, speech-language pathology programs is program moderately difficult.
Transfer student admissions is slightly difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.
|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|
|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||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to HILLTOPPERS must submit the following items. Double check with HILLTOPPERS'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)||√|
|Other Requirements||√||minimum of 2.0 unweighted high school GPA, Composite Admission Index (CAI) score of at least 60|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to HILLTOPPERS have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 54.6% submitted a class rank. At HILLTOPPERS 22% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 45% were in the top 25% and 74% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Western Kentucky University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
HILLTOPPERS 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, 11% of HILLTOPPERS's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 95% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other HILLTOPPERS applicants, you should strive to earn between 1000 and 1210 (or higher!) on the SAT. At HILLTOPPERS 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1210 and 25% of scored lower than 1000, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of HILLTOPPERS students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of HILLTOPPERS students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
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To be most competitive at HILLTOPPERS, you should strive to earn between 19 and 27 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 27 means you fall in the 75th percentile for HILLTOPPERS's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 27, and three out of four students scored lower than 27 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for HILLTOPPERS students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is slightly difficult to get admitted to HILLTOPPERS.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is August 1.
Transfer students can enroll in HILLTOPPERS during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to HILLTOPPERS?
Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to HILLTOPPERS.
Does HILLTOPPERS accept transfer credits?
HILLTOPPERS accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. HILLTOPPERS accepts:
ACE recommendations for credit
Does HILLTOPPERS accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
HILLTOPPERS accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to HILLTOPPERS?
No, HILLTOPPERS is test optional, so you can make the call whether or not to submit your test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average,, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application..
How hard is it to get into HILLTOPPERS? HILLTOPPERS is a less selective institution. The HILLTOPPERS acceptance rate is 97%. This means that the institution accepts 97 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to HILLTOPPERS is Aug 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to HILLTOPPERS is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At HILLTOPPERS, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.42. 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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