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Location
Gettysburg, PA
Undergrads
2,579
Tuition
$44,210
Admission Difficulty
Average
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Admissions Statistics

Overall Admissions Statistics
Total Applicants:5,620
Male Applicants:2,608
Female Applicants:3,012
Total Acceptances:2,264
Male Acceptances:1,009
Female Acceptances:1,255
Acceptance Rate:40%
Yield: ? 34%
Contact Admissions
Phone:(717) 337-6100
Email:admiss@gettysburg.edu
Web Site:www.gettysburg.edu/admissions
Application Information
Open Admissions:No
Common Application:Yes
Application Fee:$55
Application Web Site:www.gettysburg.edu/admissions/applicatio...
Dates To Know Deadline Notification
Early DecisionNovember 15, January 15December 15, February 15
Regular Decision February 1 April 1
Must-Reply-By May 1
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Recommendations
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SAT/ACT
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Freshmen Enrollment Statistics
Total Freshmen Enrollment:769
Full-Time Male Enrollment:359
Full-Time Female Enrollment:410
Part-Time Male Enrollment:0
Part-Time Female Enrollment:0
Waitlist Statistics
Applicants Placed: ? Not Reported
Applicants Accepting: ? 846
Students Enrolled: ? Not Reported
Transfer Statistics
Applications Received:189
Applicants Accepted:33
Students Enrolled:7

Standardized Tests Statistics

Standardized Test Scores Critical Reading Math Writing Composite (out of)
SAT (25th - 75th Percentile) 600 - 690 610 - 670 Not Reported 1210 - 1360 (1600)
ACT (25th - 75th Percentile) Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported 26 - 30 (36)
General Statistics
Top 10% of HS Class:66%
SAT/ACT Required:Either
Students Submitting SAT:80%
Students Submitting ACT:9%
SAT Subject Test Requirements
Not Reported

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Things I Wish I Knew Before Coming To School
  • A job on campus is a good thing to have. It can provide an income (meager though it may be) and can be a great way to network with staff, students, and faculty.
  • Athletics are not a major focus of the school. Do not come to G'burg expecting to find Division I teams and Division I school spirit.
  • If you don't have a car, make friends with someone who does.
  • Independents do not have to live at the mercy of the Greek system. While it takes perhaps a little more effort, it is quite possible to have an active social life outside of the fraternities. In fact, it is perhaps even a boon to be independent because you can then enjoy all the benefits of the frat parties with none of the costs or responsibilities. I repeat: Greek life is far from the be-all-and-end-all of campus life at Gettysburg.
  • Though you may not think studying abroad is important, you will when all your friends are finalizing plans to South Africa and Greece.
  • While Baltimore and Washington are within "driving distance," it's not the kind of thing you can do on a whim on a Thursday afternoon. Going to one of the cities takes planning, a budget, and most importantly, a vehicle.
Interviews & Information Sessions
Call (800) 431-0803 or (717) 337-6100 to make arrangements.
Campus Tours
From June through August, tours will be offered most weekdays on the hour from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Overnight Visits
High school seniors are welcome to spend a day or night on campus, hosted by a current student. Contact the admissions office for more information.
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