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Washington Adventist University Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Washington Adventist University

Open Admission Policy

Can I get into Washington Adventist University? Washington Adventist University is an open admission policy institution. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met. New admission is often granted continually throughout the year. Please consult Washington Adventist University directly to learn the specifics of its open admission policy.

Washington Adventist University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
880-1080
Applicants Submitting SAT
28%
SAT Scores for Washington Adventist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 450
SAT Math 25th 430
SAT Composite 25th 880
SAT Scores for Washington Adventist University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 560
SAT Math 75th 520
SAT Composite 75th 1080
Average SAT Score 980

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Washington Adventist University?

Washington Adventist University typically requires applicants to be in the top 81 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 880 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 780. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 980 out of 1600. The school ranks #21 in Maryland for highest average SAT composite score. 28 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Washington Adventist University admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1080 and Above Good >73%
980 to 1080 Avg + 61%-73%
880 to 980 Avg - 48%-61%
780 to 880 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 780 Low <35%
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Washington Adventist University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
15-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT
16%
ACT Scores for Washington Adventist University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 15
ACT Math 25th 15
ACT Composite 25th 15
ACT Scores for Washington Adventist University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 20
ACT Math 75th 20
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 21

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Washington Adventist University?

Admission data indicates that Washington Adventist University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 15 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 81 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 9 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #11 in Maryland for highest average ACT composite score. 16 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Washington Adventist University.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Washington Adventist University admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >73%
21 to 27 Avg + 61%-73%
15 to 21 Avg - 48%-61%
9 to 15 Reach 35%-48%
Less than 9 Low <35%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.24*
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need about average high school grades to get into Washington Adventist University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Washington Adventist University was 3.24 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #17 in Maryland for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Washington Adventist University accepts 61% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
233

Applicants have 233 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Washington Adventist University before the Aug 1 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
Mar 14 Mar 27
May 2 May 15
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Dec 14 Dec 24
Feb 8 Feb 19
Apr 4 Apr 14
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Washington Adventist University and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Washington Adventist University Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Washington Adventist University
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=162210 IPEDS survey data for Washington Adventist University.

Frequently Asked Questions

28% of students submit their SAT scores to Washington Adventist University. 16% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

Washington Adventist University has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges generally only require a high school diploma or a GED certificate to be admitted.