Guilford College Admission RequirementsGreensboro, North Carolina
Chances of getting into Guilford College
How hard is it to get into Guilford College and can I get accepted? The school has a 64% acceptance rate ranking it #35 in North Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,070 out of 3,211 applicants were admitted making Guilford College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Guilford College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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Guilford College SAT Scores
SAT RangeNot Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT-
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
|SAT Math 75th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 75th||N/A|
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Guilford College ACT Scores
ACT RangeNot Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT-
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||N/A|
|ACT Math 25th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 25th||N/A|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||N/A|
|ACT Math 75th||N/A|
|ACT Composite 75th||N/A|
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Avg. High School GPA3.16
Typical High School GradesB
You will need about average high school grades to get into Guilford College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Guilford College was 3.16 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #29 in North Carolina for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Guilford College accepts 64% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||17%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||17%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||17%||Avg +|
|2.75 to 3.00||28%||Avg -|
|2.50 to 2.75||8%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||1%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
69% of Guilford College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||11%|
|Top 25% of class||33%|
|Top 50% of class||69%|
|Bottom 50% of class||31%|
|Bottom 25% of class||6%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||15%||20%||17%|
Applications are DueAug 10, 2020
Days left to Apply26
Applicants have 26 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 10, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to Guilford College before the Aug 10 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to Guilford College and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Recommended|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=198613 IPEDS survey data for Guilford College.
Frequently Asked Questions
64% of those who apply are granted admission to Guilford College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.