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Winthrop University

Rock Hill, SC 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate70%

About Winthrop University

Winthrop University is a public, state university in the suburb of Rock Hill, South Carolina. Winthrop University was founded in 1886. The college currently enrolls around 4,712 students per year, including 3,741 undergrad students.

2022 Acceptance Rate for Winthrop University

It is moderately difficult to get into Winthrop University. The acceptance rate at Winthrop University is 70%. In 2022, 3,557 out of 5,099 total applicants were accepted.

Winthrop University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 70%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 4.0
Test Optional Yes
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 36%

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Winthrop University is located in the town of Rock Hill, South Carolina, near Charlotte.

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College Info

701 Oakland Avenue Rock Hill, SC 29733

Campus Setting: Suburban

Winthrop University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Winthrop University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Winthrop University is Continuous processing.

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Winthrop University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1000 - 1180


Math SAT Range

480 - 570


Reading SAT Range

500 - 625

Winthrop University Tuition & Fees

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Wondering what life at Winthrop University is like? There are approximately 4,712 students enrolled at Winthrop University, including 3,741 undergraduate students and 971 graduate students. 85% percent of students attend school full-time, 91% percent are from SC and 9% percent of students are from other states.


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