Hendrix College

Your Opinion: Is this School Hard to Get Into?
0 4
Quick Degree Finder
Acceptancerate.com is an advertising-supported site. Featured or trusted partner programs and all school search, finder, or match results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other editorially-independent information published on this site.

Hendrix College, a liberal arts school, provides students a well rounded foundation in education by having a curriculum with a diverse range of subjects. This college is located in Conway, AR, a predominately urban area. Hendrix College has an enrollment of approximately 1,500 students.

Most of the students accepted into this school had an SAT score within the range of 1070 to 1330, or got accepted with an ACT composite score between 26 to 32. Based on sampled GPA data collected and applied, it is estimated that the Hendrix College average GPA range for accepted students is around 3.48 - 3.78. About 80 percent of all students which applied were accepted at Hendrix College, and from those that were granted acceptance about 28 percent continued on to enroll. You can get more information from the admissions office website at hendrix.edu.

Overall Hendrix College Acceptance Rate - Fall 2013


The overall acceptance rate for Hendrix College was reported as 80.4% in Fall 2013 with over 1,930 college 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: 26 - 32
  • Average GPA: 3.48 - 3.78

How Hard Is It to Get into Hendrix College?

Applicant Selectivity: High

The selectivity of applicants for undergraduate admissions to Hendrix College is considered high, with many applicants scoring in the top percentiles on the SAT or ACT exam, as well as having an excellent high school GPA.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2021 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2021-2022 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for Hendrix College has been staying about the same from year to year.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2009-2010: 81.3%
  • 2010-2011: 82.9%
  • 2011-2012: 82.5%
  • 2012-2013: 83.0%
  • 2013-2014: 80.4%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2021-2022: 81.8%

How Does Hendrix College Compare?

This School
National Avg

The acceptance rate for Hendrix College is forty-five percent higher than the national average of all colleges which is around 55.5%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
Central Baptist College54.1%
University of the Ozarks61.4%
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff27.7%
Lyon College59.0%
Ouachita Baptist University70.1%

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 Required
  • 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 Hendrix College (Fall 2013)

ACT®Score Range
English26 - 34
Math25 - 30
Composite Score26 - 32
To learn more about the data and calculations that power this site, please visit our data discussion page.