Private 4 Year

Wingate University Admission Requirements

Wingate, North Carolina

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Chances of getting into Wingate University

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Wingate University
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsUnavailable
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Wingate University and can I get accepted? The school has a 73% acceptance rate ranking it #33 in North Carolina for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 12,339 out of 16,841 applicants were admitted making Wingate University a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Wingate University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 7% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is recommended but not required for admission to Wingate University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application.

Wingate University SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
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Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Wingate University
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Wingate University
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
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Wingate University ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Wingate University
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Wingate University
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Wingate University GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
Typical High School Grades

What GPA do you need to get into Wingate University?

Applicants require above average high school grades to get into Wingate University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Wingate University was 3.3 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #27 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 Wingate University accepts 73% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Wingate University students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
4.0 5.0% Good
3.75 to 3.99 16.0% Good
3.50 to 3.74 18.0% Avg +
3.25 to 3.49 18.0% Avg -
3.00 to 3.24 19.0% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 24.0% Low
2.00 to 2.49 0% Low
1.00 to 1.99 0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

71% of Wingate University freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Wingate University students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 11%
Top 25% of class 33%
Top 50% of class 71%
Lower 50% of class 29%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Wingate University admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 10,922 5,879 16,841
Accepted 8,094 4,220 12,339
Acceptance Rate 74% 72% 73%
Enrolled 483 342 825
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 6% 8% 7%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jun 1, 2022
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 4 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Wingate University is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Wingate University and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Wingate University
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=199962 IPEDS survey data for Wingate University.


Does Wingate University prefer SAT or ACT?

65% of students submit their SAT scores to Wingate University. 51% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Wingate University?

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