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Colleges / Fontbonne University

Fontbonne University

St. Louis, MO 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate94%

Fontbonne University Admissions

Fontbonne University is not difficult to get into. The university admitted 94% of all applicants in 2021. Last year, 880 students applied to Fontbonne University and 831 were admitted.

If you are planning on applying to Fontbonne University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Fontbonne University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Fontbonne University's admissions stats.

Fontbonne University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 3.3
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Fontbonne University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Fontbonne University.

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

Applying Early to Fontbonne University?

Fontbonne University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

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Transferring to Fontbonne University

It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Fontbonne University

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

What Does Fontbonne University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating 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 admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Fontbonne University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Fontbonne 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
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

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

Fontbonne University Application Requirements

To apply to Fontbonne University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Fontbonne University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.5

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Fontbonne University?

Students admitted to Fontbonne University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.

About GPAs

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.

Standardized Test Scores

Fontbonne 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.

More Information on Transferring to Fontbonne University

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

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

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Fontbonne University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Fontbonne University?

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

Does Fontbonne University accept transfer credits?

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

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Do I have to submit test scores to Fontbonne University?

✅ Fontbonne University is not test optional.

What is Fontbonne University's acceptance rate?

✅ Fontbonne University's acceptance rate is 94%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Fontbonne University?

❌ Fontbonne University does not offer early decision.

Want To Learn More About Fontbonne University?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.


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Fontbonne University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Fontbonne University? Fontbonne University is a less selective institution. The Fontbonne University acceptance rate is 94%. This means that the institution accepts 94 out of every 100 applicants.


Fontbonne University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Fontbonne University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

Not available

Fontbonne University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Fontbonne University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.26. 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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