Chances of getting into Rivier College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
72.6%
Admission Difficulty for Rivier College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Rivier College and can I get accepted? The school has a 73% acceptance rate ranking it #9 in New Hampshire for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,543 out of 2,125 applicants were admitted making Rivier College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Rivier College typically accepts and attracts "B-" average high school students. Only 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Rivier College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
-
SAT Scores for Rivier College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Rivier College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A

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Rivier College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
-
ACT Scores for Rivier College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Rivier College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
2.87
Typical High School Grades
B-

You can get into Rivier College with slightly below average high school grades. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rivier College was 2.87 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in New Hampshire for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Rivier College accepts 73% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Rivier College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 2% Good
3.50 to 3.75 10% Good
3.25 to 3.50 15% Good
3.00 to 3.25 41% Avg +
2.75 to 3.00 19% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 13% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Rivier College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,561 564 2,125
Accepted 1,163 380 1,543
Acceptance Rate 75% 67% 73%
Enrolled 203 70 273
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 17% 18% 18%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 30, 2020
Days left to Apply
148

Applicants have 148 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 30, 2020.

Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Rivier College before the Aug 30 application deadline.

SAT Test Date Scores Available
May 2 May 15
Jun 6 Jul 15
ACT Test Date Scores Available
Apr 4 Apr 14
Jun 13 Jun 23
Jul 18 Jul 28

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rivier College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rivier College
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=183211 IPEDS survey data for Rivier College.

Frequently Asked Questions

73% of those who apply are granted admission to Rivier College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.