If you are considering submitting an application to University of the West, the regular decision application deadline is June 15 and the fee for the application costs $50.
Students who apply to University of the West for fall semester should hear back from University of the West by July 15.
Here is an overiew of some of University of the West's admissions stats.
|University of the West 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||2.4|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are not considered|
These are the application deadlines for University of the West.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Regular Decision||Yes||June 15||July 15|
University of the West does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ Explore a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Getting into University of the West is not difficult. University of the West evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.
In 2021, University of the West accepted 85% of students, approximately 200 from 235 applicants.
Schools that are not difficult to get into, like University of the West, accept up to 95% of applicants. Most admitted students scored at most a 1010 on the SAT and a 19 on the ACT.
It is not difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
University of the West has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the admissions factors where you're strong.
What does University of the West consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
Make sure to check with University of the West for more information on admission factors.
To apply to University of the West, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with University of the West's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.0|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||3|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to University of the West have an average unweighted GPA of 2.4.
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.
University of the West does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
University of the West 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 not difficult to get admitted to University of the West.
For transfer students wishing to start in the fall, the deadline to apply is June 15. Applicants should hear back by July 15.
Transfer students can enroll in University of the West during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of the West?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of the West.
Does University of the West accept transfer credits?
✅ University of the West accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions.
Does University of the West accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ University of the West accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits but does not accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of the West?
✅ University of the West is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.
What is University of the West's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for University of the West is 85%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at University of the West?
❌ University of the West does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into University of the West? University of the West is a less selective institution. The University of the West acceptance rate is 85%. This means that the institution accepts 85 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of the West is Jun 15.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to University of the West is Jun 15.
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 University of the West, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 2.43. 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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