If you are planning on applying to Westminster College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Students who apply to Westminster College for the fall semester should receive an admissions decision no later than August 1.
Here's an overiew of some of Westminster College's admissions stats.
|Westminster College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.4|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||13%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||4%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||94%|
These are the application deadlines for Westminster College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Westminster College does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Westminster College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides which factors are given the most weight 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you're strong.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Westminster College during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Westminster College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Westminster College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Westminster 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||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Westminster College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 52% submitted a class rank. At Westminster College 13% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 26% were in the top 25% and 70% were in the top 50%.
At Westminster College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|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 Westminster College directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects 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.
Westminster College looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Westminster College 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.
In 2022, 4% of Westminster College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 94% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Westminster College students scored 575 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Westminster College students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
To be most competitive at Westminster College, you should strive to earn between 21 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Westminster College'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 21 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Westminster College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 21.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Westminster College.
Transfer students can enroll in Westminster College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Westminster College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Westminster College.
Does Westminster College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Westminster College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Westminster College?
✅ Westminster College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Westminster College's acceptance rate?
✅ Westminster College's acceptance rate is 90%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Westminster College?
❌ Westminster College does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Westminster College? Westminster College is a somewhat selective institution. The Westminster College acceptance rate is 90%. This means that the institution accepts 90 out of every 100 applicants.
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26 and Above
21 to 26
21 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Westminster College is 24. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into Westminster College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 21 and 26 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.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Westminster College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.44. 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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