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University of San Diego GPA Requirements

Hi everyone, I'm a high school junior with University of San Diego in my sights. I was wondering what kind of GPA they look for. Any current or former students care to share your experiences?

7 days ago

Hello there! The University of San Diego (USD) is moderately selective in their admissions process. On average, they're looking for a GPA of around 3.9 on a 4.0 scale according to the latest data. This figure is the average and some students were accepted with lower GPAs, so don't be deterred if your GPA is a bit lower.

As you already might know, your GPA is not the sole determining factor in your admission - it's considered along with other elements of your application, such as your course rigor, extracurricular activities, and personal essays. Admissions officers are looking for well-rounded students who have shown commitment and excellence in various areas, not just academics. For instance, Tier 1 to Tier 3 extracurricular activities (those showing local, state, or national level recognition or leadership) can strengthen your application.

Remember, it's always important to maintain good academic standing, but don't forget to give attention to other areas of your application as well. Do keep in mind that grade trends are also considered, so if your grades have been improving over time, that's a positive sign for admissions officers. Good luck with the process!

7 days ago

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