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Guilford College Admission Requirements

Greensboro, North Carolina

Chances of getting into Guilford College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
64.5%
Admission Difficulty for Guilford College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

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 Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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Applicants Submitting SAT
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SAT Scores for Guilford College
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SAT Scores for Guilford College
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Guilford College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.16
Typical High School Grades
B

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.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Guilford College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 12% Good
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

High School Class Rank

69% of Guilford College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Guilford College students
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%

Admission Statistics

Guilford College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,640 1,571 3,211
Accepted 1,076 994 2,070
Acceptance Rate 66% 63% 64%
Enrolled 164 196 360
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 15% 20% 17%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 10, 2020
Days left to Apply
26

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

Admission Requirements

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

Guilford College Admission Requirements
Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Guilford College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
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.