If you are planning on applying to Misericordia University, the application fee is $35.
Here's an overiew of some of Misericordia University's admissions stats.
|Misericordia University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||19%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Misericordia University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Misericordia 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.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
In 2021, Misericordia University waitlisted 29 students and 29 accepted a place on the waitlist.
Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider 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 prioritize the areas where you shine.
What does Misericordia University consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Academic GPA||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
Make sure to check with Misericordia University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Misericordia University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Misericordia 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)||2.5|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Misericordia University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 68% submitted a class rank. At Misericordia University 19% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 51% were in the top 25% and 82% were in the top 50%.
At Misericordia University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||30%|
|3.50 and 3.74||28%|
|3.25 and 3.49||13%|
|3.00 and 3.24||15%|
|2.50 and 2.9||11%|
|2.00 and 2.49||1%|
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 Misericordia University directly.
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.
Misericordia University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Misericordia 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Misericordia University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Misericordia University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Misericordia University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Misericordia University.
Does Misericordia University accept transfer credits?
✅ Misericordia University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Misericordia University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • Life Long Learning Credit
Does Misericordia University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Misericordia University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Misericordia University?
✅ Misericordia University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Misericordia University's acceptance rate?
✅ Misericordia University's acceptance rate is 83%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Misericordia University?
❌ Misericordia University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Misericordia University? Misericordia University is a somewhat selective institution. The Misericordia University acceptance rate is 83%. This means that the institution accepts 83 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Misericordia University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Misericordia University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Misericordia University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.48. 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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