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Colleges / Golden Gate University

Golden Gate University

San Francisco, CA 4-Year Private

Golden Gate University Admissions

Golden Gate University is moderately difficult to get into.

If you are applying to Golden Gate University, the application fee is $55.

Golden Gate University Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Golden Gate University's admissions stats.

Golden Gate University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Golden Gate University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Golden Gate University.

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

Applying Early to Golden Gate University?

Golden Gate University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

More on Golden Gate University Admissions

How To Get Into Golden Gate University

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

In 2022, Golden Gate University **accepted .

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Golden Gate 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 Golden Gate University

Transfer student admissions is not difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Golden Gate University

Golden Gate University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Golden Gate University?

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 given the most weight in the admissions process. 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. What does Golden Gate University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

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

Golden Gate University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Golden Gate University, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Golden Gate 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) 2.03 3.2
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Golden Gate University?

Golden Gate University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

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

Golden Gate 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 Golden Gate University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Golden Gate University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Golden Gate University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Golden Gate University?

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

Does Golden Gate University accept transfer credits?

✅ Golden Gate University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Golden Gate University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

✅ Golden Gate University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Golden Gate University?

✅ Golden Gate University is not test optional.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Golden Gate University?

❌ Golden Gate University does not offer early decision.

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Golden Gate University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective



Golden Gate University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

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

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

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

Golden Gate University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

Not available


Reading SAT Range

Not available

Golden Gate University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting


Acceptance Rate


Tuition and Fees

In State




Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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