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Georgia Gwinnett College

Lawrenceville, GA 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate94%
Acceptance Rate94%

Georgia Gwinnett College Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Georgia Gwinnett College, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is May 3 and the fee for the application is $30.

Georgia Gwinnett College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Georgia Gwinnett College's admissions stats.

Georgia Gwinnett College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.9
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 3.7%
Mean SAT Score 1008
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Applicants Who Submit SATs 67%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 22%
Waitlist No

Georgia Gwinnett College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Georgia Gwinnett College.

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

Want to Apply Early to Georgia Gwinnett College?

Georgia Gwinnett College 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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Is Georgia Gwinnett College Hard To Get Into?

Georgia Gwinnett College is a not difficult school to get into. Georgia Gwinnett College has open admissions, which means admission is not competitive and any applicants that met the basic requirements can enroll.

In 2021, Georgia Gwinnett College accepted 94% of all applicants, around 4,559 of the 4,853 students who applied.

Schools that are not difficult to get into, like Georgia Gwinnett College, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.

Transferring to Georgia Gwinnett College

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Georgia Gwinnett College

Georgia Gwinnett College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Georgia Gwinnett College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 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 stand out.

Admissions Factors at Georgia Gwinnett College

What does Georgia Gwinnett College consider 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 Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Standardized Test Scores Important
First Generation Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered

Make sure to check with Georgia Gwinnett College for more information on admission factors.

Georgia Gwinnett College Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
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 Georgia Gwinnett College?

Students admitted to Georgia Gwinnett College have an average unweighted GPA of 2.9.

Out of all students that were admitted, 41.4% submitted a class rank. At Georgia Gwinnett College 3.7% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 15% were in the top 25% and 41.5% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Georgia Gwinnett College, 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 Georgia Gwinnett College 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

Georgia Gwinnett College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Georgia Gwinnett College does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

In 2022, 67% of Georgia Gwinnett College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 22% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Georgia Gwinnett College?

To be competitive with other Georgia Gwinnett College applicants, you should strive to score between 910 and 1090 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Georgia Gwinnett College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1090 and 25% of scored lower than 910, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a Georgia Gwinnett College student is 1008.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Georgia Gwinnett College students scored 540 or higher and 75% of students scored 460 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Georgia Gwinnett College students scored 560 or higher, and 75% scored a 460 or higher.

What is a Good ACT Score for Georgia Gwinnett College?

To be most competitive at Georgia Gwinnett College, you should strive to earn between 16 and 21 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 21 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Georgia Gwinnett College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 21, and three out of four students scored lower than 21 on the ACT.

A 16 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Georgia Gwinnett College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 16.

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 Georgia Gwinnett College

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

Transfer students can enroll in Georgia Gwinnett College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

• Summer Term

Georgia Gwinnett College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Georgia Gwinnett College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Georgia Gwinnett College.

Does Georgia Gwinnett College accept transfer credits?

✅ Georgia Gwinnett College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Georgia Gwinnett College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Does Georgia Gwinnett College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

✅ Georgia Gwinnett College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Georgia Gwinnett College?

✅ Georgia Gwinnett College is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.

What is Georgia Gwinnett College's acceptance rate?

✅ Georgia Gwinnett College's acceptance rate is 94%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Georgia Gwinnett College?

❌ Georgia Gwinnett College does not offer early decision.

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Admission Difficulty

Less Selective


How hard is it to get into Georgia Gwinnett College? Georgia Gwinnett College is a less selective institution. The Georgia Gwinnett College acceptance rate is 94%. This means that the institution accepts 93 out of every 100 applicants.


Georgia Gwinnett College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

May 3

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Georgia Gwinnett College is May 3.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Georgia Gwinnett College is Continuous processing.

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

Georgia Gwinnett College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

910 - 1090


Math SAT Range

450 - 540


Reading SAT Range

460 - 560

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1090 and Above


910 to 1090


910 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Georgia Gwinnett College students is 1008. Applicants with SAT scores of 1090 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Georgia Gwinnett College, while applicants with SAT scores between 910 to 1090 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 910 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Georgia Gwinnett College.

Georgia Gwinnett College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Georgia Gwinnett College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.88. 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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