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Western Carolina University Admissions

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
41%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
18,297
SAT Range
910-1120
SAT Reading
450-560
SAT Math
460-560
Students Submitting SAT
50%
ACT Range
20-25
ACT English
19-24
ACT Math
18-24
ACT Writing
5-7
Students Submitting ACT
59%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
February 1
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
November 15
Offers Early Decision
No
Offers Early Action
Yes
Application Fee
$65
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Accepts Coalition App
No

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Required
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Required
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Neither required nor recommended
Poll
80%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.45 responses
Poll
84%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.45 responses
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