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.

University at Buffalo
U
Buffalo, NY

Public 4 Year

56% acceptance rate

  • 31,503enrollment
  • $16,120net price
  • $10,099tuition
  • 1160-1330SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance72%
Bucknell University
B
Lewisburg, PA

Private 4 Year

33% acceptance rate

  • 3,668enrollment
  • $37,817net price
  • $56,092tuition
  • 1250-1420SAT range
  • 28-32ACT range
  • 3.54Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance31%
University of Memphis
M
Memphis, TN

Public 4 Year

84% acceptance rate

  • 21,458enrollment
  • $13,663net price
  • $9,317tuition
  • 970-1210SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance89%
Texas Christian University
T
Fort Worth, TX

Private 4 Year

41% acceptance rate

  • 10,918enrollment
  • $35,363net price
  • $46,950tuition
  • 1150-1340SAT range
  • 26-30ACT range
  • 3.68*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance31%
University of Cincinnati Main Campus
C
Cincinnati, OH

Public 4 Year

73% acceptance rate

  • 37,886enrollment
  • $21,050net price
  • $11,000tuition
  • 1160-1370SAT range
  • 24-29ACT range
  • 3.46Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance75%
DePaul University
D
Chicago, IL

Private 4 Year

68% acceptance rate

  • 22,437enrollment
  • $32,927net price
  • $39,975tuition
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance60%
Southern Methodist University
S
Dallas, TX

Private 4 Year

51% acceptance rate

  • 11,649enrollment
  • $36,458net price
  • $54,492tuition
  • 1280-1460SAT range
  • 29-33ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance39%
Tulane University
T
New Orleans, LA

Private 4 Year

17% acceptance rate

  • 12,646enrollment
  • $33,886net price
  • $54,820tuition
  • 1350-1490SAT range
  • 30-33ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance17%
The University of Texas at Arlington
T
Arlington, TX

Public 4 Year

80% acceptance rate

  • 47,899enrollment
  • $12,533net price
  • $10,496tuition
  • 1060-1260SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.43*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance83%
Western Carolina University
W
Cullowhee, NC

Public 4 Year

40% acceptance rate

  • 11,639enrollment
  • $14,456net price
  • $3,926tuition
  • 1030-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.67Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance31%
Mercer University
M
Macon, GA

Private 4 Year

72% acceptance rate

  • 8,740enrollment
  • $21,268net price
  • $36,894tuition
  • 1180-1340SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.71Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance61%
West Chester University of Pennsylvania
W
West Chester, PA

Public 4 Year

74% acceptance rate

  • 17,527enrollment
  • $19,348net price
  • $10,412tuition
  • 1050-1200SAT range
  • 21-26ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance73%
Sam Houston State University
S
Huntsville, TX

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 21,213enrollment
  • $11,742net price
  • $8,296tuition
  • 1000-1140SAT range
  • 19-23ACT range
  • 3.25*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance87%
University of Rhode Island
R
Kingston, RI

Public 4 Year

69% acceptance rate

  • 17,777enrollment
  • $18,739net price
  • $14,138tuition
  • 1070-1240SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance78%
The University of Texas at San Antonio
T
San Antonio, TX

Public 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 32,264enrollment
  • $11,861net price
  • $8,049tuition
  • 1040-1220SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.36*Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance84%
Nova Southeastern University
N
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Private 4 Year

79% acceptance rate

  • 20,435enrollment
  • $26,740net price
  • $30,900tuition
  • 1080-1290SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.79Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance66%
Morehouse College
M
Atlanta, GA

Private 4 Year

58% acceptance rate

  • 2,206enrollment
  • $30,566net price
  • $27,576tuition
  • 1010-1210SAT range
  • 20-25ACT range
  • 3.24Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance72%
Illinois State University
I
Normal, IL

Public 4 Year

89% acceptance rate

  • 20,635enrollment
  • $19,227net price
  • $14,516tuition
  • 1010-1190SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.36Avg GPA
Your 3.5 GPA
Estimated Chance92%