If you are considering submitting an application to Wagner College, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is February 15 and the fee for the application costs $60.
Here is an overiew of some of Wagner College's admissions stats.
|Wagner College 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.5|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||18%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Test Optional|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||25%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||6%|
These are the application deadlines for Wagner College.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
|Early Action||Yes||December 15||January 5|
Wagner College does not offer early decision but does offer early action.
🗓️ The Early Action deadline is December 15. Wagner College will release EA admissions decisions no later than January 5.
➡️ Find a list of some top colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
For more information on transferring to Wagner College, contact the school directly.
In 2022, Wagner College waitlisted 43 students and 2 accepted a place on the waitlist. Of those, 2 eventually received an admissions offer.
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 in the admissions process. 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 prioritize the areas where you stand out.
Curious about the factors that are considered by Wagner College 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||Very Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Standardized Test Scores||Considered|
Make sure to check with Wagner College for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Wagner College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Wagner College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||2|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Other Requirements||√||√||√||Test optional policy|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.5||3|
Students admitted to Wagner College have an average unweighted GPA of 3.5.
Out of all students that were admitted, 40% submitted a class rank. At Wagner College 18% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 37% were in the top 25% and 76% were in the top 50%.
At Wagner College, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||17%|
|3.50 and 3.74||35.8%|
|3.25 and 3.49||23.5%|
|3.00 and 3.24||14.7%|
|2.50 and 2.9||4.4%|
|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 Wagner College directly.
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.
Wagner College looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Wagner College 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, 25% of Wagner College's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 6% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
To be competitive with other Wagner College applicants, you should strive to score between 1130 and 1290 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Wagner College 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1290 and 25% of scored lower than 1130, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Wagner College students scored 660 or higher and 75% of students scored 570 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Wagner College students scored 650 or higher, and 75% scored a 570 or higher.
To be most competitive at Wagner College, you should strive to earn between 23 and 30 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 30 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Wagner College's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 30, and three out of four students scored lower than 30 on the ACT.
A 23 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Wagner College students. Only one out of every four students scored below 23.
Want To Bring Up Your ACT Score? Access ACT practice tests and study tips and see upcoming ACT test dates.
Transfer students can enroll in Wagner College during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Wagner College?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Wagner College.
Does Wagner College accept transfer credits?
✅ Wagner College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Wagner College accepts:
• CLEP subject tests
Does Wagner College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Wagner College accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Wagner College?
❌ No, Wagner College 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 your scores are average or below average, you it might make sense to leave them out of your application.
What is Wagner College's acceptance rate?
✅ The acceptance rate for Wagner College is 82%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Wagner College?
❌ Wagner College does not offer early decision.
To learn more about Wagner College, choose from the options below:
Visit the College Confidential forums to join the conversation about Wagner College
Explore other colleges in New York or use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting into some of the top colleges and universities in the U.S.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Wagner College is Feb 15.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
30 and Above
23 to 30
23 and Less
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Wagner College, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.5. 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
Tuition and Fees
Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!
Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!
Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.