Private 4 Year

Juniata College Admission Requirements

Huntingdon, Pennsylvania

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Chances of getting into Juniata College

Acceptance Rate

Admission Difficulty for Juniata College
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Low 
How hard is it to get into Juniata College and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Juniata College is 67%.  It ranks #28 in Pennsylvania for lowest rate of acceptance. Juniata College is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 1,860 out of 2,757 applicants were admitted.

Juniata College typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.75. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 18% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Juniata College application fee is $0 and applications are due by Mar 15.

Test Optional

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

Juniata College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
SAT Scores for Juniata College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Juniata 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
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Juniata College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
ACT Scores for Juniata College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Juniata College
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

Juniata College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Juniata College?

Applicants require exceptionally good grades to get into Juniata College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Juniata College was 3.75 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #12 in Pennsylvania for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Juniata College accepts 67% of students who apply.

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

62% of Juniata College freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Juniata College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 31%
Top 25% of class 62%
Top 50% of class 90%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Juniata College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,446 1,311 2,757
Accepted 1,059 801 1,860
Acceptance Rate 73% 61% 67%
Enrolled 174 155 329
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 16% 19% 18%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Mar 15, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 46 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Mar 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Juniata College is $0. The school is free to apply to.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Juniata College and what student information is used for admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Juniata 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=213251 IPEDS survey data for Juniata College.


What is my chance of getting into Juniata College?

67% of those who apply are granted admission to Juniata College. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.