Norwich University

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Norwich University can be found in Northfield, VT, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. Norwich University has an enrollment of approximately 3,600 students.

The majority of students that got into this school earned an SAT score between 950 to 1160, or got accepted with an ACT score between 21 to 26. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Norwich University average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.13 - 3.38. About 60% of all applicant were admitted at Norwich University, and from those that were granted acceptance nearly 31% continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at

Overall Norwich University Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Norwich University was reported as 63.5% in Fall 2013 with over 3,080 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Accepted Applicants Profile

  • ACT Scores: 21 - 26
  • Average GPA: 3.13 - 3.38

How Hard Is It to Get into Norwich University?

Applicant Selectivity: Medium

The applicant selectivity of Norwich University is about average, as determined by collecting standardized test scores e.g. ACT/SAT and high school average GPA ranges of students who were granted admissions from previous years.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2020 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2020-2021 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Norwich University has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 65.3%
  • 2010-2011: 65.6%
  • 2011-2012: 65.7%
  • 2012-2013: 64.8%
  • 2013-2014: 63.5%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2020-2021: 64.6%

How Does Norwich University Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for Norwich University is fourteen percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Vermont Technical College82.6%
Middlebury College17.2%
Johnson State College96.9%
Saint Michael's College75.1%
Champlain College70.8%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • High School Class Rankings are Recommended
  • School Records are Required
  • College Prep Classes are Recommended
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Required
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Required

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2013)


Average ACT/SAT Scores of Applicants to Norwich University (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English0 - 0
Math0 - 0
Composite Score21 - 26
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