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 3
Science 3
Foreign Language 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required August 15
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Used for placement, ACT: Used for placement
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg
PA
17257-2299
Phone
(800) 822-8028
Fax
(717) 477-1273
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
Rolling
Application Fee
$45
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
Rolling
Accept Offer of Admission
Not reported
Waiting List Used
No
Defer Admission
Student can defer admission
Transfer Admission
Transfer applications accepted
Early Admission
Early Decision Offered
No
Application Form
Common Application
Accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Recommended for all freshmen
Other
Class rank, letters of recommendation recommended for freshmen
Financial Need
Financial need is not a consideration in the admissions process
Selection of Students
Selection of Students
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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Recommendations X
Academic GPA X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Class Rank X
Essay X
Interview X
First Generation to Attend College X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
91% of 5,927 applicants were admitted
Women
92% of 3,228 applicants were admitted
Men
90% of 2,699 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
1,761 (33%) of 5,399 admitted students enrolled
Women
892 (30%) of 2,970 admitted students enrolled
Men
869 (36%) of 2,429 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
20%
3.50 - 3.74
14%
3.25 - 3.49
14%
3.00 - 3.24
18%
2.50 - 2.99
22%
2.00 - 2.49
11%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 544 average, 460-570 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
2.4%
Score of 600 - 700
14.2%
Score of 500 - 600
45%
Score of 400 - 500
32%
Score of 300 - 400
6.4%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 552 average, 470-580 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
1.4%
Score of 600 - 700
17.5%
Score of 500 - 600
45.3%
Score of 400 - 500
31.7%
Score of 300 - 400
4.1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
19 average, 16-23 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
1.6%
Score of 24 - 29
19.4%
Score of 18 - 23
38.7%
Score of 12 - 17
40.3%
Score of 6 - 11
0%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 10%
Top quarter: 26%
Top half: 59%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
7%
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