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Selma University Admissions

Consult with Selma University's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Selma University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Selma University's admissions stats.

Selma University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Mean Unweighted GPA 2.2
Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class 1%
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 2%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 15%
Waitlist No

Selma University Application Deadlines

Check with Selma University directly for more info on application deadlines.

Considering Applying Early to Selma University?

Selma University may or may not offer early admission, however the school has not provided any application information. Check with Selma University directly for more information about early applications.

➡️ Discover 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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Transferring to Selma University

For more information on transferring to Selma University, contact the school directly.

For Students Waitlisted to Selma University

Selma University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Selma 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 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're strong.

Admissions Factors at Selma University

Curious about the factors that are considered by Selma University 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
Character/Personal Qualities Important
Extracurricular Activities Important
Religious Affiliation/Commitment Important
Talent/Ability Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important

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

Selma University 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Selma University, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with Selma 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
Letter(s) of Recommendation
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Selma University?

Students admitted to Selma University have an average unweighted GPA of 2.2.

Out of all students that were admitted, 57% submitted a class rank. At Selma University 1% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 4% were in the top 25% and 37% were in the top 50%.

GPAs of Admitted Students

At Selma University, 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 Selma University directly.

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

Selma University is a test optional school. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not. 15% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

Selma University Admissions FAQs

Do I have to submit test scores to Selma University?

❌ No, Selma University is test optional, so it's up to you if you want to submit test scores or not. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you should strongly consider submitting them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Selma University?

🟨 Selma University may or may not offer early decision. The school has not provided any information on early decision including ED acceptance rates.

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Selma University Application Deadline

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Selma University SAT Scores


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Selma University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)


GPA Needed to Get Accepted

At Selma University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.15. 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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