If you are considering submitting an applicationto The Woods, the deadline for Fall 2022 admissions is December 1 and the fee for the application is $0. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students who are struggling to afford application fees may be eligible for fee waiver for their application.
William Woods 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 The Woods is moderately difficult. The Woods evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, The Woods **accepted 75% of students, around 668 of the 892 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like The Woods, 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 they consider 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Extracurricular Activities||Not Considered|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||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|
To apply, all applicants to The Woods must submit the following items. Double check with The Woods'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)||2.5|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to The Woods have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 27% submitted a class rank. At The Woods 10% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 82% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At William Woods University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
The Woods 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, 11% of The Woods's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 93% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
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To be most competitive at The Woods, you should strive to earn between 20 and 26 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for The Woods'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 20 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for The Woods students. Only one out of every four students scored below 20.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to The Woods.Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in The Woods during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Winter Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to The Woods?
Students who are admitted to The Woods must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does The Woods accept transfer credits?
The Woods accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. The Woods accepts:
CLEP subject tests DSST/DANTES Life Long Learning Credit ACE recommendations for credit Excelsior College Examinations
Does The Woods accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
The Woods accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to The Woods?
The Woods. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into The Woods? The Woods is a somewhat selective institution. The The Woods acceptance rate is 75%. This means that the institution accepts 74 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to The Woods is Dec 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to The Woods is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
The median ACT score of an admitted student to The Woods is 23. Students with an ACT score of 26 and above have a good chance of getting into The Woods. Students with an ACT score that falls between 20 and 26 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 20 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At The Woods, 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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