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Maharishi International University

Fairfield, IA 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate100%
Acceptance Rate100%

Maharishi International University Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Maharishi International University, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is July 30 and the fee for the application costs $20.

Maharishi International University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Maharishi International University's admissions stats.

Maharishi International University 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are considered
Waitlist No

Maharishi International University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Maharishi International University.

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

Considering Applying Early to Maharishi International University?

Maharishi International University does not offer early decision or early action.

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

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How To Get Into Maharishi International University

Getting into Maharishi International University is moderately difficult. Maharishi International University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2021, Maharishi International University **accepted , approximately 47 from 47 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Maharishi International 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 Maharishi International University

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

For Students Waitlisted to Maharishi International University

Maharishi International University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Maharishi International University Look For in an Applicant?

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 apply to colleges that prioritize the areas where you stand out.

Admissions Factors at Maharishi International University

What does Maharishi International University 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 Very Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Very Important
Application Essay Very Important
Interview Very Important
Recommendation(s) Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Very Important
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Talent/Ability Important
Alumni/ae Relations Considered
Work Experience Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

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

Maharishi International University Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
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 Maharishi International University?

Maharishi International 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 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

Maharishi International University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.

Maharishi International University 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.

What is a Good SAT Score for Maharishi International University?

What is a Good ACT Score for Maharishi International University?

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More Information on Transferring to Maharishi International University

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Maharishi International University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.

Transfer students can enroll in Maharishi International University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Spring Term

Maharishi International University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Maharishi International University?

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

Does Maharishi International University accept transfer credits?

✅ Maharishi International University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Maharishi International University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

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

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

Do I have to submit test scores to Maharishi International University?

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

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Maharishi International University?

❌ Maharishi International University does not offer early decision.

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Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


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


Maharishi International University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jul 30

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Maharishi International University is Jul 30.

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

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

Maharishi International University ACT Scores


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Maharishi International University SAT Scores


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Maharishi International University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

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