If you are planning on applying to Wingate University, there is no application fee, which means it is free to apply.
Here is an overiew of some of Wingate University's admissions stats.
|Wingate University 2022||Admissions Statistics|
|Mean Unweighted GPA||3.3|
|Admitted Students in Top 10% of Graduating Class||11%|
|Admissions Test Policy||Not optional and are considered|
These are the application deadlines for Wingate University.
|Application Type||Offered||Application Deadline||Notification Deadline|
|Early Decision I||No||––||––|
|Early Decision II||––||––||––|
Wingate University does not offer early decision or early action.
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It is moderately difficult to be admitted as a transfer student.
Wingate University 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 they consider most important 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 choose schools that put the most emphasis on the areas where you shine.
What does Wingate 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||Important|
|Level of Applicant's Interest||Considered|
|Rigor of Secondary School Record||Considered|
Make sure to check with Wingate University for more information on admission factors.
To apply to Wingate University, all applicants must submit the following items. Check with Wingate University's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.
|Area||Required||Recommended||Required for Some||Details (If Any)|
|Written Essay or Personal Statement||√|
|Letter(s) of Recommendation||√|
|Transcript of High School Record||√|
|Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale)||2.7|
Students admitted to Wingate University have an average unweighted GPA of 3.3.
Out of all students that were admitted, 81% submitted a class rank. At Wingate University 11% of students ranked in the top 10% of their graduating class in high school, 32% were in the top 25% and 62% were in the top 50%.
At Wingate University, student GPAs fall in the following ranges.
|GPA||Percent of Students|
|3.75 and 3.99||15.2%|
|3.50 and 3.74||22%|
|3.25 and 3.49||17.5%|
|3.00 and 3.24||18.8%|
|2.50 and 2.9||16.4%|
|2.00 and 2.49||4.2%|
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 Wingate University 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.
Wingate University looks at standardized tests scores during the admissions process.
Wingate 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.
To be competitive with other Wingate University applicants, you should aim to score between 980 and 1150 (or higher!) on the SAT. At Wingate University 25% of admitted students scored higher than 1150 and 25% of scored lower than 980, but the majority of students scored somewhere in between these two numbers.
On the SAT Math Section, 25% of Wingate University students scored 580 or higher and 75% of students scored 490 or higher. On the SAT Critical Reading section (formerly called the Verbal section), 25% of Wingate University students scored 580 or higher, and 75% scored a 490 or higher.
To be most competitive at Wingate University, you should strive to earn between 19 and 24 on the ACT.
An ACT score of 24 means you fall in the 75th percentile for Wingate University'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 19 on the ACT is the 25th percentile for Wingate University students. Only one out of every four students scored below 19.
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For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Wingate University. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.
Transfer students can enroll in Wingate University during the following terms:
• Fall Term
• Spring Term
• Summer Term
Can I defer my acceptance to Wingate University?
✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Wingate University.
Does Wingate University accept transfer credits?
✅ Wingate University accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Wingate University accepts:
• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES
Does Wingate University accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?
✅ Wingate University accepts International Baccalaureate credits (IB) credits and Advanced Placement (AP) credits.
Do I have to submit test scores to Wingate University?
✅ Wingate University is not test optional. You must submit test scores as part of the application.
What is Wingate University's acceptance rate?
✅ Wingate University's acceptance rate is 88%.
What is the early decision acceptance rate at Wingate University?
❌ Wingate University does not offer early decision.
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How hard is it to get into Wingate University? Wingate University is a somewhat selective institution. The Wingate University acceptance rate is 88%. This means that the institution accepts 88 out of every 100 applicants.
First-Year Applications are Due
Transfer Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Wingate University is Continuous processing.
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Wingate University is Continuous processing.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
24 and Above
19 to 24
19 and Less
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)
At Wingate University, the average unweighted high-school GPA for admitted students is 3.33. 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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