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Corban University

Salem, OR 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate37%

Corban University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Corban University. Around 37% of applicants get into Corban University each year. Out of 1,994 applications received in 2023, 737 students were offered admission.

If you are thinking about applying to Corban University, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and the fee for the application is $40.

Corban University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Corban University's admissions stats.

Corban University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.5
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 21%
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 80%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 29%
Waitlist No

Corban University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Corban University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 8 1

Considering Applying Early to Corban University?

Corban University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Discover a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Corban University Admissions

How To Get Into Corban University

It is moderately difficult to get into Corban University. Corban University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Corban University accepted 37% of students, around 737 of the 1,994 students who applied.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Corban 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.

Transferring to Corban University

It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Corban University

Corban University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Corban University?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are are most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Corban University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Corban University during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Application Essay Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Interview Considered
First Generation Considered

Make sure to check with Corban University for more information on admission factors.

Corban University Application Requirements

To apply to Corban University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Corban 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)
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Corban University?

Students admitted to Corban University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.

Out of all students that were admitted, 58% submitted a class rank. At Corban University 21% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 49% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Corban University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.

GPA Percent of Students
4.0 GPA
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 Corban University directly.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that highlights 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Corban University is 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, 80% of Corban University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 29% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Corban University?

To be competitive with other Corban University applicants, you should aim to earn between 1010 and 1230 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Corban University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1230 and 25% of scored lower than 1010, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Corban University students scored 600 or higher and 75% of students scored 510 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Corban University students scored 640 or higher, and 75% scored a 510 or higher.

To be most competitive at Corban University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 26 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 26 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Corban 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 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Corban University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.

More Information on Transferring to Corban University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Corban University.

For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is August 1.

Transfer students can enroll in Corban University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Corban University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Corban University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Corban University.

Does Corban University accept transfer credits?

✅ Corban University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Corban University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Does Corban University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Corban University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Corban University?

❌ No, Corban University is test optional, so you can decide if you want to to submit 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 may want not want to include them in your application.

What is Corban University's acceptance rate?

✅ Corban University's acceptance rate is 37%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Corban University?

❌ Corban University does not offer early decision.

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Corban University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Corban University? Corban University is a somewhat selective institution. The Corban University acceptance rate is 37%. This means that the institution accepts 36 out of every 100 applicants.


Corban University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Corban University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Corban University is Aug 1.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Corban University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1010 - 1230


Math SAT Range

500 - 600


Reading SAT Range

510 - 640

Corban University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Corban University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.53. 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.

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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