Hollins University is a private women's liberal arts college in Virginia. Admissions aren't overly selective, but successful applicants tend to have solid grades and standardized test scores. In the graph above, the blue and green dots represent accepted students. As you can see, the majority of successful applicants had high school GPAs of "B" or better, combined SAT scores of about 1500 or higher, and ACT composite scores of 21 or better.
Test scores and grades are just one part of the Hollins admissions equation. You can apply with either the Hollins application or the Common Application, and the admissions folks will be looking to see that you have taken challenging high school courses, written an engaging essay, and participated in interesting extracurricular activities. Hollins values the freedom its students have to pursue their passions, and the university looks for students who will contribute to the campus community in meaningful ways.
To learn more about Hollins University, high school GPAs, SAT scores and ACT scores, these articles can help:
- Hollins University Admissions Profile
- What's a Good SAT Score?
- What's a Good ACT Score?
- What's Considered a Good Academic Record?
- What is a Weighted GPA?