Colleges for a 3.5 GPA

What colleges will likely accept a 3.5 grade point average?

A high school GPA of 3.5 or B+ average likely places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported incoming freshman grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 909 target colleges where students have a competitive chance of getting in with a 3.5. This list is intended as a guide of schools to filter further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.5 range.


909 results found

Displaying 909 target schools where your 3.5 GPA is within the typical range of past accepted applicants. You have a competitive chance at being accepted but admission is not a sure thing. Hint: You also have 102 reach schools and 572 safety schools you can consider.

Virginia Commonwealth University
V
Richmond, VA

Public 4 Year

86% acceptance rate

  • 30,697enrollment
  • $20,741net price
  • $14,493tuition
  • 1070-1260SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.58Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance84%
Rhode Island School of Design
R
Providence, RI

Private 4 Year

24% acceptance rate

  • 2,467enrollment
  • $39,777net price
  • $50,960tuition
  • 1180-1440SAT range
  • 26-32ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance24%
University of North Florida
N
Jacksonville, FL

Public 4 Year

61% acceptance rate

  • 16,776enrollment
  • $13,524net price
  • $6,394tuition
  • 1120-1280SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.73Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance48%
Wayne State University
W
Detroit, MI

Public 4 Year

71% acceptance rate

  • 27,025enrollment
  • $13,287net price
  • $13,097tuition
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.22Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance83%
Emerson College
E
Boston, MA

Private 4 Year

36% acceptance rate

  • 4,573enrollment
  • $42,070net price
  • $46,852tuition
  • 1200-1390SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance31%
Belmont University
B
Nashville, TN

Private 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 8,260enrollment
  • $35,382net price
  • $34,310tuition
  • 1120-1300SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance78%
University of Denver
D
Denver, CO

Private 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 11,952enrollment
  • $35,163net price
  • $50,556tuition
  • 1170-1370SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance46%
Colgate University
C
Hamilton, NY

Private 4 Year

25% acceptance rate

  • 2,969enrollment
  • $22,182net price
  • $55,870tuition
  • 1320-1510SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance19%
Mississippi State University
M
Mississippi State, MS

Public 4 Year

57% acceptance rate

  • 21,974enrollment
  • $16,056net price
  • $8,650tuition
  • 1070-1330SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.32Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance67%
University of Rochester
R
Rochester, NY

Private 4 Year

29% acceptance rate

  • 11,817enrollment
  • $37,064net price
  • $53,909tuition
  • 1320-1500SAT range
  • 30-34ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance17%
Northern Arizona University
N
Flagstaff, AZ

Public 4 Year

83% acceptance rate

  • 31,066enrollment
  • $14,901net price
  • $11,564tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance86%
American University
A
Washington, DC

Private 4 Year

32% acceptance rate

  • 14,311enrollment
  • $32,732net price
  • $48,459tuition
  • 1220-1380SAT range
  • 27-31ACT range
  • 3.7*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance23%
University of Louisville
L
Louisville, KY

Public 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 21,430enrollment
  • $17,008net price
  • $11,656tuition
  • 1070-1290SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.53Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance71%
Vassar College
V
Poughkeepsie, NY

Private 4 Year

25% acceptance rate

  • 2,456enrollment
  • $23,763net price
  • $56,960tuition
  • 1370-1510SAT range
  • 31-33ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance14%
University of Nevada Las Vegas
N
Las Vegas, NV

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 30,457enrollment
  • $11,582net price
  • $7,985tuition
  • 1030-1240SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance89%
Montana State University
M
Bozeman, MT

Public 4 Year

82% acceptance rate

  • 16,814enrollment
  • $15,411net price
  • $7,277tuition
  • 1090-1320SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance88%
Babson College
B
Wellesley, MA

Private 4 Year

24% acceptance rate

  • 3,357enrollment
  • $29,847net price
  • $51,104tuition
  • 1270-1450SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance20%
California State University Chico
C
Chico, CA

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 17,578enrollment
  • $14,185net price
  • $7,608tuition
  • 1000-1190SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.21Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance79%