|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into Whitworth University and can I get accepted? The school has a 91% acceptance rate ranking it #17 in Washington for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,563 out of 3,915 applicants were admitted making Whitworth University an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 47 percent. Whitworth University typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 17% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to Whitworth University. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 74% of students submitted SAT scores and 30% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||530|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||640|
|SAT Math 75th||630|
|SAT Composite 75th||1270|
|Average SAT Score||1160|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Whitworth University?
Whitworth University typically prefers applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1160 out of 1600. The school ranks #7 in Washington for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 74 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1270 and Above||Good||>95%|
|1160 to 1270||Avg +||91%-95%|
|1050 to 1160||Avg -||86%-91%|
|940 to 1050||Reach||78%-86%|
|Less than 940||Low||<78%|
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||20|
|ACT Math 25th||20|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||29|
|ACT Math 75th||27|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||24|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Whitworth University?
Admission data indicates that Whitworth University regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 18 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #7 in Washington for highest average ACT composite score. 30 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Whitworth University.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>95%|
|24 to 28||Avg +||91%-95%|
|21 to 24||Avg -||87%-91%|
|18 to 21||Reach||80%-87%|
|Less than 18||Low||<80%|
What GPA do you need to get into Whitworth University?
Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Whitworth University. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Whitworth University was 3.63 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Washington for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.63 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Whitworth University accepts 91% of all applicants.
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
64% of Whitworth University freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||34%|
|Top 25% of class||64%|
|Top 50% of class||91%|
|Lower 50% of class||9%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||17%||17%||17%|
The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Nov 15, 2021.
The cost for prospective students to apply to Whitworth University is $0. The school is free to apply to.
What are the requirements for admission to Whitworth University and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=237066 IPEDS survey data for Whitworth University.
74% of students submit their SAT scores to Whitworth University. 30% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
91% of those who apply are granted admission to Whitworth University. Admission competition is and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1050 and 1270. 74% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 21 and 28. 30% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.