If you are thinking about applying to William Peace University, the application fee is $35. 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.
William Peace 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.
William Peace University is amoderately difficult school to get into. William Peace University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, William Peace University **accepted 61% of students, around 784 of the 1,277 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like William Peace 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. For applicants who are not residents of North Carolina, getting into William Peace University 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 are most important in the admissions process. 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 prioritize the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Very Important|
|First Generation||Very Important|
|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|
To apply, all applicants to William Peace University must submit the following items. Double check with William Peace 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)||2|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to William Peace University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. William Peace University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
William Peace University 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, 55% of William Peace University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 57% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other William Peace University applicants, you should strive to earn between 960 and 1130 (or higher!) on the SAT. At William Peace University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1130 and 25% of scored lower than 960, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of William Peace University students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of William Peace University students scored 575 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
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To be most competitive at William Peace University, you should strive to earn between 17 and 23 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 23 means you fall in the 75th percentile for William Peace University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 23, and three out of four students scored lower than 23 on the ACT.
A 17 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for William Peace University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 17.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to William Peace University.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in William Peace University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to William Peace University?
Students who are admitted to William Peace University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does William Peace University accept transfer credits?
William Peace University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. William Peace University accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES ACE recommendations for credit
Does William Peace University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
William Peace University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to William Peace University?
No, William Peace University is test optional, so you can choose if you want to to send your ACT or SAT 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 William Peace University? William Peace University is a somewhat selective institution. The William Peace University acceptance rate is 61%. This means that the institution accepts 61 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to William Peace University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to William Peace University is Continuous processing.
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 William Peace University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.4. 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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