If you are considering submitting an applicationto Winona State University, the regular decision application deadline is July 1 and the application fee costs $20. Application fees can add up, but some schools do have free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for fee waiver for their application.
Winona State 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.
Winona State University is amoderately difficult school to get into. Winona State University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Winona State University **accepted 75% of students, around 5,115 of the 6,803 students who applied.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Winona State 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. Admissions to adult students is program slightly difficult.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 strengthsand any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the areas where you shine.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Not Considered|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Not Considered|
|Geographical Residence||Not Considered|
|Class Rank||Very Important|
|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||Very Important|
|State Residency||Not Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
|Volunteer Work||Not Considered|
To apply, all applicants to Winona State University must submit the following items. Double check with Winona State University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for some||Details (if any)|
|Other Requirements||√||16 high school preparation requirements and either minimum composite ACT of 21 with top two-thirds of high school class rank or minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or, minimum composite ACT of 18 with either top half of high school class rank or minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.0|
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Students admitted to Winona State University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4.
Out of all students that were admitted, 71% submitted a class rank. At Winona State University 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 33% were in the top 25% and 71% were in the top 50%.
Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0.
|At Winona State University, students GPAs fall in the following ranges|
|3.75 and 3.99||27.9%|
|3.50 and 3.74||19.5%|
|3.25 and 3.49||19.7%|
|3.00 and 3.24||16.3%|
|2.50 and 2.9||14.9%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1.7%|
|Winona State University does look at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.|
Winona State University 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, 3% of Winona State University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 96% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Winona State 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 Winona State University students scored 570 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
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To be most competitive at Winona State University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 25 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Winona State University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.
A 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Winona State University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Winona State University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is July 1.
Transfer students can enroll in Winona State University during the following terms: Fall Term Spring Term Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Winona State University?
Students who are admitted to Winona State University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department..
Does Winona State University accept transfer credits?
Winona State University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Winona State University accepts:
Does Winona State University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
Winona State University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) creditsand Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Winona State University?
Winona State University. is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
How hard is it to get into Winona State University? Winona State University is a somewhat selective institution. The Winona State University acceptance rate is 75%. This means that the institution accepts 75 out of every 100 applicants.
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First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Winona State University is Jul 1.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Winona State University is Jul 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 Winona State University, 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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