The Best Illinois Colleges for a 3.5 GPA

What Illinois 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 Illinois schools. CollegeSimply has parsed the reported high school grade point averages for a large portion of Illinois schools and selected 23 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.

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College Avg GPA Chance
Illinois Colleges for a 3.5 GPA GPA Chance
Illinois Wesleyan University 3.5  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