FIRST YEAR STUDENTS
A first-year applicant must meet the following criteria to be considered for full admission to Iowa Wesleyan University:
- have a composite score of 19 or above on the ACT or a score of 900 or above on the SAT,
- have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or above (on a 4.0 scale).
Applicants may be admitted on a conditional basis, subject to review of their performance after one semester at Iowa Wesleyan University, if they meet the following two requirements:
- have a composite score of 17-18 on the ACT or a score of 900-970 on the SAT.
- have a cumulative grade point average of 2.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale).
Applicants not meeting the minimum criteria may petition the Admissions Advisory Committee for committee admission. Additional information,including teacher recommendations a personal statement or interview, may be required as part of this process. More information on this process is available from the Office of Admissions.