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Trevecca Nazarene University

Nashville, TN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate71%

Trevecca Nazarene University Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Trevecca Nazarene University. The university admitted 71% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 1,658 applications received in 2023, 1,175 students were offered admission.

If you want to apply to Trevecca Nazarene University, the regular decision application deadline is August 1 and there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Trevecca Nazarene University Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Trevecca Nazarene University's admissions stats.

Trevecca Nazarene University 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Test Optional
Applicants Who Submit SATs 18%
Applicants Who Submit ACTs 71%
Waitlist No

Trevecca Nazarene University Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Trevecca Nazarene University.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No
Regular Decision Yes 8 1

Considering Applying Early to Trevecca Nazarene University?

Trevecca Nazarene University does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ Find 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 Trevecca Nazarene University

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Trevecca Nazarene University

Trevecca Nazarene University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Trevecca Nazarene University Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college decides 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 prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Trevecca Nazarene University

Wondering what factors are considered by Trevecca Nazarene 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 Very Important
Standardized Test Scores Very Important
Academic GPA Very Important
Level of Applicant's Interest Important
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Extracurricular Activities Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record Considered

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

Trevecca Nazarene University Application Requirements

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

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Other Requirements minimum ACT composite score of 18, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing and Math score of 940, medical history and immunization records
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 Trevecca Nazarene University?

Trevecca Nazarene 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

Trevecca Nazarene University has 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.

In 2022, 18% of Trevecca Nazarene University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 71% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.

What is a Good SAT Score for Trevecca Nazarene University?

To be competitive with other Trevecca Nazarene University applicants, you should aim to earn between 980 and 1195 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Trevecca Nazarene University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1195 and 25% of scored lower than 980, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.

On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Trevecca Nazarene University students scored 580 or higher and 75% of students scored 495 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Trevecca Nazarene University students scored 605 or higher, and 75% scored a 495 or higher.

To be most competitive at Trevecca Nazarene University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 25 on the ACT.

An ACT score of 25 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Trevecca Nazarene University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 25, and three out of four students scored lower than 25 on the ACT.

A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Trevecca Nazarene University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.

More Information on Transferring to Trevecca Nazarene University

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

Transfer students can enroll in Trevecca Nazarene University during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Trevecca Nazarene University Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Trevecca Nazarene University?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Trevecca Nazarene University.

Does Trevecca Nazarene University accept transfer credits?

✅ Trevecca Nazarene University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Trevecca Nazarene University accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit

Do I have to submit test scores to Trevecca Nazarene University?

❌ No, Trevecca Nazarene University is test optional, so you can make the call if you want to 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 it might make sense to leave them out of your application.

What is Trevecca Nazarene University's acceptance rate?

✅ The acceptance rate for Trevecca Nazarene University is 71%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Trevecca Nazarene University?

❌ Trevecca Nazarene University does not offer early decision.

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Trevecca Nazarene University Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Trevecca Nazarene University? Trevecca Nazarene University is a somewhat selective institution. The Trevecca Nazarene University acceptance rate is 71%. This means that the institution accepts 70 out of every 100 applicants.


Trevecca Nazarene University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Trevecca Nazarene University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Trevecca Nazarene University is Continuous processing.

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

Trevecca Nazarene University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

980 - 1195


Math SAT Range

470 - 580


Reading SAT Range

495 - 605

Trevecca Nazarene University GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

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