Freshman Admission Reqs
Freshman Admission Reqs
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High School Preparation
High School Graduation
High school diploma required and GED is accepted
High School Program
College preparatory program is required
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 2
History 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required for some January 15
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for admission, ACT: Used for admission
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
2 East South Street
Galesburg
IL
61401
Phone
(800) 678-KNOX
Fax
(309) 341-7070
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2021
Application Fee
$50
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 15, 2021
Accept Offer of Admission
May 1
Waiting List Used
Yes
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
Yes
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for all freshmen
Letters of Recommendation
2 required for all freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
68% of 3,397 applicants were admitted
Women
73% of 1,840 applicants were admitted
Men
62% of 1,557 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
320 (14%) of 2,321 admitted students enrolled
Women
195 (14%) of 1,350 admitted students enrolled
Men
125 (13%) of 971 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
82
Students Accepting Wait List Position
9
Students Admitted From Wait List
4
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
Not Reported
3.50 - 3.74
Not Reported
3.25 - 3.49
Not Reported
3.00 - 3.24
Not Reported
2.50 - 2.99
Not Reported
2.00 - 2.49
Not Reported
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 540-680 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
27%
Score of 600 - 700
35%
Score of 500 - 600
32%
Score of 400 - 500
6%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 550-670 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
19%
Score of 600 - 700
43%
Score of 500 - 600
32%
Score of 400 - 500
6%
Score of 300 - 400
0%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
24-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
31%
Score of 24 - 29
44%
Score of 18 - 23
23%
Score of 12 - 17
2%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 35%
Top quarter: 69%
Top half: 97%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported