If you want to apply to St John Fisher College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here's an overiew of some of St John Fisher College's admissions stats.
|St John Fisher College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||19%|
|Mean SAT Score||1186|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||30%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||3%|
These are the application deadlines for St. John Fisher College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||Yes||December 1||January 31|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
St John Fisher College offers early decision but not early action. Early decision is binding, which means you must attend if you are admitted, while early action allows you to apply early without committing.
🗓️ Early Decision I applications are due by December 1 EDI applicants should receive a decision by January 31.
The early decision acceptance rate at St John Fisher College is 73%, compared to an overall acceptance rate of 71%. Last year, St John Fisher College admitted 56 of the 77 students who applied early decision.
Some students apply early to help their chances of getting in. When you apply early, your application is considered before all the regular decision applicants apply. Applying early may increase the chance of being admitted, since it demonstrates your interest in a school.
➡️ See a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
St John Fisher College 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 determines which factors are are 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
What does St John Fisher College 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|
|Alumni/ae Relations||Very Important|
|Character/Personal Qualities||Very Important|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Important|
|Standardized Test Scores||Important|
Make sure to check with St John Fisher College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to St John Fisher College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with St John Fisher College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||1|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||3.0|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to St John Fisher College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 50% submitted a class rank. At St John Fisher College 19% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 54% were in the top 25% and 88% were in the top 50%.
At St. John Fisher College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||26%|
|3.50 and 3.74||41%|
|3.25 and 3.49||15%|
|3.00 and 3.24||6%|
|2.50 and 2.9||7%|
|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 St John Fisher College 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.
St John Fisher College considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
St John Fisher College 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.
In 2022, 30% of St John Fisher College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 3% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other St John Fisher College applicants, you should strive to earn between 1120 and 1260 (or higher!) on the SAT. At St John Fisher College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1260 and 25% of scored lower than 1120, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a St John Fisher College student is 1186.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of St John Fisher College students scored 640 or higher and 75% of students scored 550 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of St John Fisher College students scored 630 or higher, and 75% scored a 550 or higher.
To be most competitive at St John Fisher College, you should strive to earn between 23 and 29 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 29 means you fall in the 75th percentile for St John Fisher College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 29, and three out of four students scored lower than 29 on the ACT.
A 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for St John Fisher College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to St John Fisher College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in St John Fisher College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to St John Fisher College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to St John Fisher College.
Does St John Fisher College accept transfer credits?
✅ St John Fisher College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. St John Fisher College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Excelsior College Examinations
Does St John Fisher College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ St John Fisher College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to St John Fisher College?
❌ No, St John Fisher College is test optional, so you can choose whether or not to submit your standardized test scores. If your scores are higher than the school's average, you probably want to include them. If you scored lower than a school's average, you may want not want to include them in your application.
What is St John Fisher College's acceptance rate?
✅ St John Fisher College's acceptance rate is 71%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at St John Fisher College?
✅ St John Fisher College's early decision acceptance rate was 73% in 2021.
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How hard is it to get into St John Fisher College? St John Fisher College is a somewhat selective institution. The St John Fisher College acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 71 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to St John Fisher College is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to St John Fisher College is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
29 and Above
23 to 29
23 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to St John Fisher College is 26. Students with an ACT score of 29 and above have a good chance of getting into St John Fisher College. Students with an ACT score that falls between 23 and 29 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 23 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1260 and Above
1120 to 1260
1120 and Less
The median SAT score for St John Fisher College students is 1186. Applicants with SAT scores of 1260 and above have a good chance of being admitted to St John Fisher College, while applicants with SAT scores between 1120 to 1260 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1120 have a low chance of being offered a spot at St John Fisher College.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At St John Fisher College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.53. 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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