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Faulkner University

Montgomery, AL 4-Year Private
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Faulkner University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Faulkner University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Faulkner University Admissions Stats at a Glance

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

Faulkner University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.4
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 36%
Waitlist No

Faulkner University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Faulkner University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Want to Apply Early to Faulkner University?

Faulkner University does not offer early decision or early action.

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Transferring to Faulkner University

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Faulkner University

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

What Does Faulkner University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are 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 apply to colleges that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Faulkner University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Faulkner 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
Academic GPA Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Class Rank Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Interview Important
Recommendation(s) Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Application Essay Considered
First Generation Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

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

Faulkner University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Faulkner University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Faulkner 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
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.0
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Faulkner University?

Students admitted to Faulkner University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.4. Faulkner University considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.

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

Faulkner University considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Faulkner 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, 36% of Faulkner University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application.

What is a Good SAT Score for Faulkner University?

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Faulkner University students scored 560 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Faulkner University students scored 590 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Faulkner University?

To be most competitive at Faulkner University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 22 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Faulkner University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Faulkner University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.

More Information on Transferring to Faulkner University

For transfer students, it is not difficult to get admitted to Faulkner University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

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

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Faulkner University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Faulkner University?

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

Does Faulkner University accept transfer credits?

✅ Faulkner University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.

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

✅ Faulkner University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Faulkner University?

✅ Faulkner University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Faulkner University?

❌ Faulkner University does not offer early decision.

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Faulkner University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective



Faulkner University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Faulkner University ACT Scores


ACT Range

18 - 22

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

22 and Above


18 to 22


18 and Less


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Faulkner University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

460 - 560


Reading SAT Range

460 - 590

Faulkner University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Faulkner University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.36. 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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