If you are thinking about applying to Waldorf University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
The following is an overiew of some of Waldorf University's admissions stats.
|Waldorf University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.1|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||4%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
|Applicants Who Submit SATs||28%|
|Applicants Who Submit ACTs||72%|
These are the application deadlines for Waldorf University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Waldorf University does not offer early decision or early action.
➡️ See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.
Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.
Waldorf University has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.
Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing 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 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.
What does Waldorf University 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|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
Make sure to check with Waldorf University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Waldorf University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Waldorf University'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|
|Other Requirements||√||State Completion|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
Students admitted to Waldorf University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.1.
Out of all students that were admitted, 81% submitted a class rank. At Waldorf University 4% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 17% were in the top 25% and 57% were in the top 50%.
At Waldorf University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||––|
|3.50 and 3.74||––|
|3.25 and 3.49||––|
|3.00 and 3.24||––|
|2.50 and 2.9||––|
|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 Waldorf University 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.
Waldorf University considers ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.
Waldorf University 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.
In 2022, 28% of Waldorf University's first-year students submitted their SAT scores with their application. 72% of admitted applicants sent ACT scores.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Waldorf University students scored 550 or higher and 75% of students scored 470 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Waldorf University students scored 560 or higher, and 75% scored a 470 or higher.
To be most competitive at Waldorf University, you should strive to earn between 18 and 22 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 22 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Waldorf University's admitted students. One out of every four students scored above a 22, and three out of four students scored lower than 22 on the ACT.
A 18 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Waldorf University 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 Waldorf University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Waldorf University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Winter Term
• Winter Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Waldorf University?
❌ Students who are admitted to Waldorf University must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.
Does Waldorf University accept transfer credits?
✅ Waldorf University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Waldorf University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES • Life Long Learning Credit
Does Waldorf University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
❌ Waldorf University does not accept International Baccalaureate credits but does accept Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Waldorf University?
✅ Waldorf University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Waldorf University's acceptance rate?
✅ Waldorf University has an acceptance rate of 72%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Waldorf University?
❌ Waldorf University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Waldorf University? Waldorf University is a somewhat selective institution. The Waldorf University acceptance rate is 72%. 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 Waldorf University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Waldorf University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
22 and Above
18 to 22
18 and Less
The median ACT score of an admitted student to Waldorf University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 22 and above have a good chance of getting into Waldorf University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 18 and 22 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
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Waldorf University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.07. 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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