Private 4 Year

Edgewood College Admission Requirements

Madison, Wisconsin

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Chances of getting into Edgewood College

Acceptance Rate

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

The acceptance rate at Edgewood College is 91%.  It ranks #32 in Wisconsin for lowest rate of acceptance. Edgewood College is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 1,181 out of 1,295 applicants were admitted.

Edgewood College typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.5. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 25% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Edgewood College application fee is $30 and applications are due by May 1.

Test Optional

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

Edgewood College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

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

Edgewood College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

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

Edgewood College GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA 
Typical High School Grades 

What GPA do you need to get into Edgewood College?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into Edgewood College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Edgewood College was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Wisconsin for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.5 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as Edgewood College accepts 91% of all applicants.

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GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

83% of Edgewood College freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Edgewood College students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 16%
Top 25% of class 50%
Top 50% of class 83%
Data Source, Peterson's Data


Admission Statistics

Edgewood College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 890 405 1,295
Accepted 817 364 1,181
Acceptance Rate 92% 90% 91%
Enrolled 204 86 290
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 25% 24% 25%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
May 1, 2023
Days left to Apply

Applicants have 93 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on May 1, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Edgewood College is $30.

Application Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Edgewood College
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=238661 IPEDS survey data for Edgewood College.


Does Edgewood College prefer SAT or ACT?

5% of students submit their SAT scores to Edgewood College. 98% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into Edgewood College?

91% of those who apply are granted admission to Edgewood College. Admission competition is and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.