Consult with Rush University's admissions department for more information on applying.
The following is an overiew of some of Rush University's admissions stats.
|Rush University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for Rush University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Rush University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Discover a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to get into Rush University. Rush University evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, Rush University accepted 37% of students, around 149 from 398 applicants.
Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Rush 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.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Rush University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when determining 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. Wondering what factors are considered by Rush University 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 Rush University for more information on admission factors.
Check with Rush University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
Rush University has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.
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.
Rush University does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Rush 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.
For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Rush University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Rush University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Rush University?
❌ Students who are admitted to Rush University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Do I have to submit test scores to Rush University?
✅ Rush University is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is Rush University's acceptance rate?
✅ Rush University has an acceptance rate of 37%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Rush University?
❌ Rush University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Rush University? Rush University is a somewhat selective institution. The Rush University acceptance rate is 37%. This means that the institution accepts 37 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Rush University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
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