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Gonzaga University

Overview
Type of school: Private institution
Year founded: 1887
Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Academic calendar: Semester
Undergraduate student body: 4,275
Environment: Urban
Endowment: $128,881,822
Admissions Address

502 E. Boone Avenue
Spokane, WA 99258-0001

Website

http://www.gonzaga.edu

Admissions E-mail

mcculloh@gu.gonzaga.edu


 

QuickFacts
Selectivity: More Selective
Average high school GPA: 3.7
Send application by: February 1
Admissions Contact Information
Admissions director: Julie McCulloh
Admissions office telephone: (800) 322-2584
Fall 2008 Admissions Deadlines Regular decision
Send application by: February 1
Decision sent by: March 15
Accept offer by: May 1
Early decision
Not offered
Early action
Send application by: November 15
 
Decision sent by: January 15
Application fee: $45
Is the fee refundable? No
Can fee be waived for students with financial need? Yes
Does school have a waiting list? Yes
Can admission be deferred? Yes
Accepted application formats:
Applications on floppy disks: No
Applications via E-mail: No
Tuition deposit: $400 (Refundable by June 5)
Room deposit: $200 (Refundable)
Admissions Requirements
High school completion requirement: High school diploma is required and GED is not accepted
General college-preparatory program: Required
Distribution of high school units required and/or recommended*
  Units Required Units Recommended
English 4 4
Mathematics 3 4
Science 3 4
Lab 3 4
Foreign language 3 4
Social studies 2 3
History 2 3
Academic electives 3 3
Total academic units 20 25

*One unit equals one year of study or its equivalent.
 
Campus visit: Recommended
Admissions interview: Recommended
Off-campus interview: May be arranged
 
Does the college use SAT or ACT scores in admissions decisions for first-time, first-year applicants? Yes
SAT/ACT requirements: Either SAT or ACT required.
SAT/ACT scores must be received by: February 1
Tests accepted for Fall 2008 entering class: ACT with writing, ACT without writing
SAT Subject Test scores must be received by: N/A
 
Open admission policy? No
What is the relative importance of specific academic factors in admission decisions?
Rigor of secondary school record: Very important
 
Class rank: Important
Academic GPA: Very important
Standardized test scores: Important
Application essay: Important
Recommendation: Important
What is the relative importance of specific nonacademic factors in admission decisions?
Interview: Considered
Extracurricular activities: Important
Talent/ability: Important
Character/personal qualities: Very important
First generation: Very important
Alumni/ae relation: Considered
Geographical residence: Not considered
State residency: Not considered
Religious affiliation/commitment: Not considered
Racial/ethnic status: Considered
Volunteer work: Considered
Work experience: Considered
Level of applicant's interest: Considered
2006-2007 Admissions Statistics
Selectivity: More Selective
Overall acceptance rate: 67%
Early-decision acceptance rate: N/A
Early-action acceptance rate: N/A
Acceptance rate (excluding early-action and early-decision students): 67%
Total applicants: 4,965
Total acceptances: 3,331
Total freshman enrollment: 977
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision: N/A
 
Proportion of freshman enrolled from early action and early decision is not available for graphing.

 
Male applicants: 2,431
Male acceptances: 1,524
Male freshman enrollment: 449
 
Female applicants: 2,534
Female acceptances: 1,807
Female freshman enrollment: 528
Out-of-state freshmen: 55%
 
Qualified applicants offered a place on waiting list: 489
Applicants accepting a place on waiting list: 240
Students enrolled from waiting list: 208

 2006-2007 Freshman Class Profile
Top 10 percent of high school class: 45%
Top 25 percent of high school class: 79%
Top 50 percent of high school class: 97%
 
First-year students submitting high school class standing: 67%
Average high school GPA: 3.7
 
First-year students submitting GPA: 99%
 
First-year students submitting SAT scores: 92%
SAT scores (25/75 percentile):
Critical Reading: 530 – 650
Math: 550 – 650
Combined: 1080 – 1300

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  SAT Critical Reading SAT Math
700-800 11.8% 10.6%
600-699 35.3% 44.8%
500-599 44.1% 35.7%
400-499 8.6% 8.7%
300-399 0.3% 0.3%
200-299 N/A N/A

 
First-year students submitting ACT scores: 48%
ACT scores (25/75 percentile):
English: N/A
Math: N/A
Composite: 23 – 29

 Percent of first-time, first-year students enrolled in Fall 2006 with scores in each range:
  ACT Composite ACT English ACT Math
30-36 17.5% N/A N/A
24-29 56.0% N/A N/A
18-23 26.5% N/A N/A
12-17 N/A N/A N/A
6-11 N/A N/A N/A
Below 6 N/A N/A N/A

 



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