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 4
Science 2 4
Foreign Language 2 3
Social Studies 2 3
Academic Electives 3
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted June 1
SAT Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Only Not reported Not reported
SAT & SAT Subject Tests, or ACT Not reported Not reported
SAT Subject Tests Only Not reported Not reported
ACT Writing Test Policy Not reported Not reported
Applying For Admission
Applying For Admission
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Admissions Office
Address
PO Box 5005
Ashland
VA
23005-5505
Phone
(800) 888-1762 x1762
Fax
(804) 752-4707
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
March 1, 2024
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
April 1
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
Early Decision Deadline
November 15
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
October 17, December 10
Early Action Notification
January 1
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
1 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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Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Rigor of Secondary School Record X
Academic GPA X
Standardized Tests X
Class Rank X
Recommendations X
Essay X
Interview X
Level of Applicant's Interest X
Extracurricular Activities X
Volunteer Work X
Particular Talent/Ability X
Character/Personal Qualities X
First Generation to Attend College X
State Residency X
Geographic Residence X
Relation with Alumnus X
Religious Affiliation/Commitment X
Ethnicity X
Work Experience X
Profile of Fall Admission
Profile of Fall Admission
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Overall Admission Rate
85% of 2,446 applicants were admitted
Women
86% of 1,210 applicants were admitted
Men
85% of 1,236 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
459 (22%) of 2,090 admitted students enrolled
Women
247 (24%) of 1,037 admitted students enrolled
Men
212 (20%) of 1,053 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
37
Students Accepting Wait List Position
7
Students Admitted From Wait List
1
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
28%
3.75 - 3.99
19%
3.50 - 3.74
19%
3.25 - 3.49
12%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
10.1%
2.00 - 2.49
1.5%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 545 average , 500-590 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
4.3%
Score of 600 - 700
19.7%
Score of 500 - 600
52.1%
Score of 400 - 500
21.3%
Score of 300 - 400
2.7%
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
SAT EBRW: 574 average , 520-630 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
9%
Score of 600 - 700
30.3%
Score of 500 - 600
42.6%
Score of 400 - 500
16.5%
Score of 300 - 400
1.6%
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
25 average , 23-27 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
8.3%
Score of 24 - 29
58.3%
Score of 18 - 23
33.3%
Score of 12 - 17
Not Reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Math: 24
Score of 30 - 36
8.3%
Score of 24 - 29
58.3%
Score of 18 - 23
25%
Score of 12 - 17
8.3%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Eng: 23
Score of 30 - 36
4.2%
Score of 24 - 29
33.3%
Score of 18 - 23
54.2%
Score of 12 - 17
8.3%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 11%
Top quarter: 40%
Top half: 75%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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