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 2
Foreign Language 2
Social Studies 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Required January 31
SAT Only Considered if submitted January 31
ACT Only Considered if submitted January 31
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not used if submitted January 31
SAT Subject Tests Only Not used if submitted
ACT Writing Test Policy Accepted with or without writing component SAT: Not used, ACT: Not used
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
516 High Street
Bellingham
WA
98225-5996
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 31, 2021
Application Fee
$60
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
January 31, 2021
Accept Offer of Admission
By May 1 or within 2 weeks if notified after May 1
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
Not accepted
Universal College Application
Not accepted
Electronic Application
Accepted
Other Application Requirements
Interview
Not Required
Essay or Personal Statement
Required for some 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
90% of 10,513 applicants were admitted
Women
91% of 6,376 applicants were admitted
Men
89% of 4,137 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
3,116 (33%) of 9,502 admitted students enrolled
Women
1,836 (32%) of 5,807 admitted students enrolled
Men
1,280 (35%) of 3,695 admitted students enrolled
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
3.75 and Above
22%
3.50 - 3.74
26%
3.25 - 3.49
24%
3.00 - 3.24
18%
2.50 - 2.99
10%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 575 average, 520-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
7.9%
Score of 600 - 700
29%
Score of 500 - 600
49.3%
Score of 400 - 500
12.6%
Score of 300 - 400
1.1%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
SAT EBRW: 595 average, 540-650 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
9.6%
Score of 600 - 700
41.7%
Score of 500 - 600
39%
Score of 400 - 500
9%
Score of 300 - 400
0.6%
Score of 200 - 300
0%
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
25 average, 22-28 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
18.5%
Score of 24 - 29
44.8%
Score of 18 - 23
31.9%
Score of 12 - 17
4.6%
Score of 6 - 11
0.1%
Score of 5 or Below
0%
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 21%
Top quarter: 51%
Top half: 85%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported