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
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Weighted GPA

Chapel Hill, NC

4.39 
Clemson University

Weighted GPA

Clemson, SC

4.39 
University of Maryland College Park

Weighted GPA

College Park, MD

4.36 
University of Virginia Main Campus

Weighted GPA

Charlottesville, VA

4.31 
College of William and Mary

Weighted GPA

Williamsburg, VA

4.28 
Maranatha Baptist Bible College

Weighted GPA

Watertown, WI

4.28 
University of South Carolina Columbia

Weighted GPA

Columbia, SC

4.26 
Villanova University

Weighted GPA

Villanova, PA

4.23 
Washington University in St Louis

Weighted GPA

Saint Louis, MO

4.21 
University of Chicago

Weighted GPA

Chicago, IL

4.2 
University of California Santa Barbara

Weighted GPA

Santa Barbara, CA

4.17 
University of Central Florida

Weighted GPA

Orlando, FL

4.16 
Florida State University

Weighted GPA

Tallahassee, FL

4.16 
Scripps College

Weighted GPA

Claremont, CA

4.15 
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Weighted GPA

Pittsburgh, PA

4.11 
University of California San Diego

Weighted GPA

La Jolla, CA

4.09 
Georgia Institute of Technology Main Campus

Weighted GPA

Atlanta, GA

4.09 
Illinois Institute of Technology

Weighted GPA

Chicago, IL

4.06