Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA

List of Colleges by GPA

Below is a list of the 110 colleges in Pennsylvania with the highest average high school GPA for incoming freshmen. Villanova University tops the list with an average reported GPA of 4.23. 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 Pennsylvania Colleges Ranked by Highest GPA
School Average GPA
Villanova University

Weighted GPA

Villanova, PA

4.23 
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh Campus

Weighted GPA

Pittsburgh, PA

4.11 
Haverford College

Estimated GPA

Haverford, PA

3.9*
University of Pennsylvania

Weighted GPA

Philadelphia, PA

3.9 
Swarthmore College

Estimated GPA

Swarthmore, PA

3.9*
Bryn Mawr College

Estimated GPA

Bryn Mawr, PA

3.85*
Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA

3.85 
Lehigh University

Estimated GPA

Bethlehem, PA

3.81*
Messiah College

Grantham, PA

3.8 
Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

3.77 
Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA

3.76 
Juniata College

Huntingdon, PA

3.75 
Lebanon Valley College

Annville, PA

3.75 
Chatham University

Weighted GPA

Pittsburgh, PA

3.71 
University of the Sciences

Philadelphia, PA

3.7 
Seton Hill University

Weighted GPA

Greensburg, PA

3.69 
Penn State Main Campus

Estimated GPA

University Park, PA

3.68*
Saint Francis University

Loretto, PA

3.67