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.

Santa Clara University
S
Santa Clara, CA

Private 4 Year

50% acceptance rate

  • 8,642enrollment
  • $38,900net price
  • $51,711tuition
  • 1270-1440SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance41%
Boise State University
B
Boise, ID

Public 4 Year

81% acceptance rate

  • 25,504enrollment
  • $13,363net price
  • $7,694tuition
  • 1030-1220SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance84%
Ball State University
B
Muncie, IN

Public 4 Year

65% acceptance rate

  • 21,884enrollment
  • $13,535net price
  • $9,896tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance69%
California State University Fullerton
C
Fullerton, CA

Public 4 Year

43% acceptance rate

  • 40,280enrollment
  • $8,562net price
  • $6,886tuition
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance44%
Rutgers University New Brunswick
R
New Brunswick, NJ

Public 4 Year

60% acceptance rate

  • 50,254enrollment
  • $16,016net price
  • $14,974tuition
  • 1190-1410SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.3*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance71%
Drexel University
D
Philadelphia, PA

Private 4 Year

77% acceptance rate

  • 24,634enrollment
  • $40,977net price
  • $53,244tuition
  • 1170-1380SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance73%
Spelman College
S
Atlanta, GA

Private 4 Year

39% acceptance rate

  • 2,171enrollment
  • $36,190net price
  • $29,064tuition
  • 1080-1220SAT range
  • 22-26ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance36%
California State University Sacramento
C
Sacramento, CA

Public 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 31,902enrollment
  • $9,841net price
  • $7,310tuition
  • 940-1130SAT range
  • 16-22ACT range
  • 3.25Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance76%
Brigham Young University Provo
B
Provo, UT

Private 4 Year

64% acceptance rate

  • 34,499enrollment
  • $12,979net price
  • $5,620tuition
  • 1190-1420SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.8Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance47%
Coastal Carolina University
C
Conway, SC

Public 4 Year

70% acceptance rate

  • 10,641enrollment
  • $16,224net price
  • $11,716tuition
  • 1030-1170SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance75%
University of Iowa
I
Iowa City, IA

Public 4 Year

83% acceptance rate

  • 31,656enrollment
  • $14,845net price
  • $9,267tuition
  • 1120-1330SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance79%
Towson University
T
Towson, MD

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 22,923enrollment
  • $15,250net price
  • $9,940tuition
  • 1060-1200SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance74%
Old Dominion University
O
Norfolk, VA

Public 4 Year

87% acceptance rate

  • 24,176enrollment
  • $15,213net price
  • $10,560tuition
  • 990-1200SAT range
  • 18-24ACT range
  • 3.26Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance92%
University of California Riverside
C
Riverside, CA

Public 4 Year

51% acceptance rate

  • 23,922enrollment
  • $12,404net price
  • $13,827tuition
  • 1110-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.6Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance45%
Chapman University
C
Orange, CA

Private 4 Year

54% acceptance rate

  • 9,608enrollment
  • $40,053net price
  • $52,724tuition
  • 1190-1370SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.68Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance43%
University of Minnesota Twin Cities
M
Minneapolis, MN

Public 4 Year

52% acceptance rate

  • 50,734enrollment
  • $16,808net price
  • $14,760tuition
  • 1270-1480SAT range
  • 26-31ACT range
  • 3.75*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance38%
Quinnipiac University
Q
Hamden, CT

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 10,207enrollment
  • $38,665net price
  • $47,960tuition
  • 1090-1260SAT range
  • 23-28ACT range
  • 3.4Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance76%
University of Utah
U
Salt Lake City, UT

Public 4 Year

67% acceptance rate

  • 33,023enrollment
  • $12,363net price
  • $9,222tuition
  • 1130-1350SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.55Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance64%