If you are planning on applying to Winthrop University, the application fee costs $50.
Here's an overiew of some of Winthrop University's admissions stats.
|Winthrop University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||4.0|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||17%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||43%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||21%|
These are the application deadlines for Winthrop University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Winthrop University does not offer early decision or early action.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Winthrop University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are they consider most important when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
Wondering what factors are considered by Winthrop University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with Winthrop University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Winthrop University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Winthrop 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||√|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Winthrop University have an average unweighted GPA of 4.0.
Out of all students that were admitted, 94% submitted a class rank. At Winthrop University 17% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 44% were in the top 25% and 77% were in the top 50%.
At Winthrop University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|2.00 and 2.49||––|
This chart depicts the percentage of all enrolled, degree-seeking, first-time, first year (freshmen) students who had high school grade point average within the given ranges.
Note: Some schools choose not release this information. If you have any questions regarding missing numbers, be sure to reach out to Winthrop University directly.
Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.
An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.
Winthrop University considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Winthrop 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 2022, 43% of Winthrop University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 21% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Winthrop University applicants, you should aim to earn between 1000 and 1190 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Winthrop University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1190 and 25% of scored lower than 1000, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Winthrop University students scored 575 or higher and 75% of students scored 510 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Winthrop University students scored 620 or higher, and 75% scored a 510 or higher.
To be most competitive at Winthrop University, 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 Winthrop University'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 Winthrop University 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 Winthrop University.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is December 15.
Transfer students can enroll in Winthrop University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Winthrop University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Winthrop University.
Does Winthrop University accept transfer credits?
✅ Winthrop University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Winthrop University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Winthrop University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Winthrop University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Winthrop University?
❌ No, Winthrop University is test optional, so you can make the call whether to send your test 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 may want not want to include them in your application.
What is Winthrop University's acceptance rate?
✅ Winthrop University's acceptance rate is 64%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Winthrop University?
❌ Winthrop University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Winthrop University? Winthrop University is a somewhat selective institution. The Winthrop University acceptance rate is 64%. This means that the institution accepts 63 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Winthrop University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Winthrop University is Dec 15.
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 Winthrop University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 4.0. 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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