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The Best Colleges for a 3.5 GPA


What colleges will likely accept a 3.5 grade point average?

A GPA of 3.5 or B+ average places you in the middle of the academic range at these schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of U.S. schools and selected 570 where students have a good possibility of getting in with a 3.5. These colleges are ranked by their position on the CollegeSimply best colleges ranking. This list is intended as a guide of schools to explore further and a recommendation of colleges which have historically accepted students in the 3.5 range.

 What do these ratings mean?

College Avg GPA Chance
Illinois Colleges for a 3.5 GPA GPA Chance
North Central College 3.59 Avg -  Chance
University of St Francis 3.43 Avg +  Chance
University of Illinois at Springfield 3.44 Avg +  Chance
Loyola University Chicago 3.65 Avg -  Chance
Bradley University 3.69 Avg -  Chance
School of the Art Institute of Chicago 3.4 Good  Chance
Lewis University 3.39 Good  Chance
Millikin University 3.36 Good  Chance
Elmhurst College 3.32 Good  Chance
Dominican University 3.59 Avg -  Chance
McKendree University 3.4 Good  Chance
Eastern Illinois University 3.33 Good  Chance
Illinois State University 3.36 Good  Chance
Trinity Christian College 3.38 Good  Chance
Greenville College 3.38 Good  Chance
Judson University 3.31 Good  Chance
Quincy University 3.39 Good  Chance
Blackburn College 3.32 Good  Chance
DePaul University 3.65 Avg -  Chance
Illinois College 3.56 Avg -  Chance
Lake Forest College 3.63 Avg -  Chance
VanderCook College of Music 3.48 Avg +  Chance
Indiana Colleges for a 3.5 GPA GPA Chance
Earlham College 3.5 Avg +  Chance
Purdue University Main Campus 3.7 Avg -  Chance
Wabash College 3.67 Avg -  Chance
Goshen College 3.5 Avg -  Chance
Indiana University Bloomington 3.62 Avg -  Chance
Saint Mary's College 3.69 Avg -  Chance
Ball State University 3.42 Avg +  Chance
Indiana Wesleyan University 3.59 Avg -  Chance
Valparaiso University 3.6 Avg -  Chance
Marian University 3.4 Good  Chance
Anderson University 3.4 Good  Chance
Hanover College 3.67 Avg -  Chance
Trine University 3.5 Avg -  Chance
Grace College and Theological Seminary 3.47 Avg +  Chance
Huntington University 3.46 Avg +  Chance
Franklin College 3.4 Good  Chance
University of Indianapolis 3.45 Avg +  Chance
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis 3.33 Good  Chance
Bethel College Mishawaka 3.49 Avg +  Chance
Manchester University 3.36 Good  Chance
Iowa Colleges for a 3.5 GPA GPA Chance
Coe College 3.58 Avg -  Chance
Cornell College 3.53 Avg -  Chance
Drake University 3.7 Avg -  Chance
Luther College 3.66 Avg -  Chance
Northwestern College 3.53 Avg -  Chance
Dordt College 3.5 Avg -  Chance
University of Iowa 3.61 Avg -  Chance
Iowa State University 3.6 Avg -  Chance