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Whatcom Community College

Bellingham, WA 2-Year Public
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Whatcom Community College Admissions

If you are planning on applying to Whatcom Community College, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.

Whatcom Community College Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here's an overiew of some of Whatcom Community College's admissions stats.

Whatcom Community College 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist No

Whatcom Community College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Whatcom Community College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II –– –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Applying Early to Whatcom Community College?

Whatcom Community College 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.

More on Whatcom Community College Admissions

Transferring to Whatcom Community College

It is not competitive to be admitted as a transfer student.

For Students Waitlisted to Whatcom Community College

Whatcom Community College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What's Most Important for Getting Into Whatcom Community College?

Colleges consider a range of factors when determining who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are are most important 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. What does Whatcom Community College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Make sure to check with Whatcom Community College for more information on admission factors.

Whatcom Community College 2022-2023 Application Requirements

To apply to Whatcom Community College, all applicants must submit the following items. Make sure to check in with Whatcom Community College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Whatcom Community College?

Whatcom Community College 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 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.

Standardized Test Scores

Whatcom Community College does not consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Whatcom Community College 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.

More Information on Transferring to Whatcom Community College

For transfer students, it is not competitive to get admitted to Whatcom Community College.

Transfer students can enroll in Whatcom Community College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Whatcom Community College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Whatcom Community College?

❌ Students who are admitted to Whatcom Community College must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Does Whatcom Community College accept transfer credits?

✅ Whatcom Community College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Whatcom Community College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests

Do I have to submit test scores to Whatcom Community College?

✅ Whatcom Community College is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Whatcom Community College?

❌ Whatcom Community College does not offer early decision.

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Whatcom Community College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Open Admission



Whatcom Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Not available

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Whatcom Community College is Continuous processing.

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

Whatcom Community College ACT Scores


ACT Range

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Whatcom Community College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

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Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Whatcom Community College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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

Quick Facts

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Campus Setting

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