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 recommended
High School Units Req or Recommended
Subject Req Reco
English 4
Mathematics 4
Science 3
Foreign Language 3
Social Studies 3
History 2
Academic Electives 1
Examinations
Subject Required Units Due in Admissions Office
SAT or ACT Considered if submitted January 15
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 used if submitted Not reported
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
429 North Church Street
Spartanburg
SC
29303-3663
Fax
(864) 597-4149
Application Dates & Fees
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15, 2023
Application Fee
No fee required
Application Fee Waiver
Available
Regular Admission Notification
March 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 1
Early Decision Notification
December 1
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Early Action Notification
February 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
2 recommended 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
53% of 4,102 applicants were admitted
Women
56% of 2,275 applicants were admitted
Men
49% of 1,827 applicants were admitted
Students Enrolled
517 (24%) of 2,174 admitted students enrolled
Women
273 (21%) of 1,271 admitted students enrolled
Men
244 (27%) of 903 admitted students enrolled
Students Offered Wait List
889
Students Accepting Wait List Position
374
Students Admitted From Wait List
53
Grade Point Average of Enrolled Freshmen (4.0 Scale)
4.00 and Above
33.9%
3.50 - 3.74
20%
3.25 - 3.49
13%
3.00 - 3.24
10%
2.50 - 2.99
12%
2.00 - 2.49
3%
SAT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
SAT Math: 570-660 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
6.6%
Score of 600 - 700
56.6%
Score of 500 - 600
34.6%
Score of 400 - 500
2.2%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
SAT EBRW: 590-668 range of middle 50%
Score of 700 - 800
13.7%
Score of 600 - 700
60.4%
Score of 500 - 600
23.6%
Score of 400 - 500
2.2%
Score of 300 - 400
Not Reported
Score of 200 - 300
Not Reported
ACT Scores of Enrolled Freshmen
27-31 range of middle 50%
Score of 30 - 36
44.2%
Score of 24 - 29
51.2%
Score of 18 - 23
4.7%
Score of 12 - 17
Not Reported
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Math: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
19%
Score of 24 - 29
61%
Score of 18 - 23
18%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
ACT Eng: Not reported
Score of 30 - 36
49%
Score of 24 - 29
39%
Score of 18 - 23
11%
Score of 12 - 17
1%
Score of 6 - 11
Not Reported
Score of 5 or Below
Not Reported
Other Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
High School Class Rank
Top tenth: 34%
Top quarter: 66%
Top half: 92%
National Merit Scholar
Not reported
Valedictorian
Not reported
Class President
Not reported
Student Government Officer
Not reported
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