If you are thinking about applying to University of West Georgia, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is June 1 and the fee for the application costs $40.
Students who submit their applications to University of West Georgia for fall should receive an admissions decision no later than September 1.
Here's an overiew of some of University of West Georgia's admissions stats.
|University of West Georgia 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Mean SAT Score||994|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||10.3%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||15.5%|
These are the application deadlines for University of West Georgia.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
University of West Georgia does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
University of West Georgia 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 decides which factors are given the most weight in the admissions process. When creating 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 shine.
What does University of West Georgia 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|
|Standardized Test Scores||Very Important|
Make sure to check with University of West Georgia for more information on admission factors.
To apply to University of West Georgia, all applicants must submit the following items. Double check with University of West Georgia's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement|
|Transcript(S) of College Record|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Standardized Test Scores|
|Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)|
|Other Requirements||√||proof of immunization|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5|
Students admitted to University of West Georgia have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3. University of West Georgia considers weighted GPA scores from incomging students.
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 West Georgia considers standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
University of West Georgia is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.
In 2022, 10.3% of University of West Georgia's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 15.5% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other University of West Georgia applicants, you should aim to score between 900 and 1080 (or higher!) on the SAT. At University of West Georgia 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1080 and 25% of scored lower than 900, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.The mean composite SAT score for a University of West Georgia student is 994.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of University of West Georgia students scored 530 or higher and 75% of students scored 500 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of University of West Georgia students scored 600 or higher, and 75% scored a 500 or higher.
To be most competitive at University of West Georgia, you should strive to earn between 18 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for University of West Georgia's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 24, and three out of four students scored lower than 24 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for University of West Georgia students. Only one out of every four students scored below 18.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to University of West Georgia.
Transfer students can enroll in University of West Georgia during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to University of West Georgia?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to University of West Georgia.
Does University of West Georgia accept transfer credits?
✅ University of West Georgia accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. University of West Georgia accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit
Does University of West Georgia accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ University of West Georgia accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to University of West Georgia?
✅ University of West Georgia is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is University of West Georgia's acceptance rate?
✅ University of West Georgia's acceptance rate is 70%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at University of West Georgia?
❌ University of West Georgia does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into University of West Georgia? University of West Georgia is a somewhat selective institution. The University of West Georgia acceptance rate is 70%. This means that the institution accepts 69 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to University of West Georgia is Jun 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
24 and Above
18 to 24
18 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to University of West Georgia is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into University of West Georgia. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 18 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1080 and Above
900 to 1080
900 and Less
The median SAT score for University of West Georgia students is 994. Applicants with SAT scores of 1080 and above have a good chance of being admitted to University of West Georgia, while applicants with SAT scores between 900 to 1080 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 900 have a low chance of being offered a spot at University of West Georgia.
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At University of West Georgia, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.31. 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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