United States Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA

List of Colleges by GPA

Below is a list of the 1670 colleges in the United States with the highest average high school GPA for incoming freshmen. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill tops the list with an average reported GPA of 4.39. Note that not all colleges report GPA for their incoming class. Those with asterisk(*) denote a predicted GPA by the CollegeSimply AI algorithm.

GPA Data is reported by participating colleges to Wintergreen Orchard House and is reproduced under license.

List of United States Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA
School Average GPA
N

Weighted GPA

Chapel Hill, NC

4.39 
C

Weighted GPA

Clemson, SC

4.39 
M

Weighted GPA

College Park, MD

4.36 
V

Weighted GPA

Charlottesville, VA

4.31 
W

Weighted GPA

Williamsburg, VA

4.28 
M

Weighted GPA

Watertown, WI

4.28 
S

Weighted GPA

Columbia, SC

4.26 
V

Weighted GPA

Villanova, PA

4.23 
W

Weighted GPA

Saint Louis, MO

4.21 
C

Weighted GPA

Chicago, IL

4.2 
C

Weighted GPA

Santa Barbara, CA

4.17 
C

Weighted GPA

Orlando, FL

4.16 
F

Weighted GPA

Tallahassee, FL

4.16 
S

Weighted GPA

Claremont, CA

4.15 
P

Weighted GPA

Pittsburgh, PA

4.11 
C

Weighted GPA

La Jolla, CA

4.09 
G

Weighted GPA

Atlanta, GA

4.09 
I

Weighted GPA

Chicago, IL

4.06 
F

Weighted GPA

Fort Myers, FL

4.06 
E

Weighted GPA

Elon, NC

4.04