If you are considering submitting an applicationto Whitworth University, the regular decision application deadline is March 1 and the fee for the application costs $0. 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 fee waiver for their application.
Whitworth University does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
Mark your calendar! The Early Action deadline is November 15, which is coming up fast! Whitworth University accepts about 92% of early action applicants* and 91% all applicants for all deadlines.. Last year, Whitworth University admitted 3,39 of the 3,32 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.
Getting into Whitworth University is moderately difficult. Whitworth University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Whitworth University **accepted 91% of students, around 3,387 of the 3,731 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Whitworth University, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis the admissions factors where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Class Rank||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Application Essay||Very Important|
|Religious Affiliation/Commitment||Not Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
To apply, all applicants to Whitworth University must submit the following items. Double check with Whitworth 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)||3|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Whitworth University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.6.
Out of all students that were admitted, 47% submitted a class rank. At Whitworth University 34% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 64% were in the top 25% and 91% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Whitworth University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
Whitworth University has 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 2021, 71% of Whitworth University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 36% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Whitworth University students scored 640 or higher and 75% of students scored 550 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Whitworth University students scored 650 or higher, and 75% scored a 550 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Whitworth University, 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 Whitworth University'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 Whitworth University 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 Whitworth University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 15.
Transfer students can enroll in Whitworth University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Whitworth University?
Students who are admitted to Whitworth University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Whitworth University accept transfer credits?
Whitworth University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Whitworth University accepts:
Does Whitworth University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Whitworth University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Whitworth University?
No, Whitworth University is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to to submit your test scores. 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 Whitworth University's acceptance rate?
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What is the early action acceptance rate at Whitworth University?
The early action acceptance rate at Whitworth University was 92% in 2021.
How hard is it to get into Whitworth University? Whitworth University is a somewhat selective institution. The Whitworth University acceptance rate is 91%. 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 Whitworth University is Mar 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Whitworth University is Jul 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Whitworth University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.63. 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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