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Knox College

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Knox Says...

Visiting Knox is the best way to get to know us. Visits include a student-guided tour of campus and an opportunity to meet with your admission counselor, professors, and coaches, and to sit in on classes. We also offer open houses throughout the year for prospective students and their families.

Knox uses the Common Application. Deadlines f...
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Visiting And Contact Information

2 East South Street, Campus Box 148

Galesburg, IL 61401

United States

Phone: 309-341-7100

Fax: 309-341-7070

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Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 83
SAT:
% Submitting Score:24%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:560 - 690
     Math Middle 50%:550 - 670
     Writing Middle 50%:540 - 650
ACT:
% Submitting Score:58%
     ACT Middle 50%:25 - 30
     Math Middle 50%:24 - 28
     English Middle 50%:24 - 32
     Writing Middle 50%:23 - 29
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:26%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:59%
Students in Top Half of HS Class:91%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:75%
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Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 2,660
Total applicants who are accepted: 1,994
Total of accepted students who enroll: 381
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 88%
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Application Process
Application Fee: $40.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Online Application Fee Policy:Reduced
Early Action Application Deadline: 12/01
Early Action Notification Date: 12/31
Early Action Plan Restrictive: No
Regular Application Deadline: 02/01
Regular Notification Date: 03/31
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 05/01
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $300.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: No
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
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Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Important
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Considered
Application Essay:Very important
Recommendation(s):Important
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Important
Extracurricular Activities:Considered
Talent / Ability:Considered
Character / Personal Qualities:Important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Considered
Geographical Residence:Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Not Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Considered
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Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Recommended:
     Total Academic Units:20
     English:4
     Mathematics:4
     Science:4
     Lab Science:2
     Foreign Language:3
     Social Studies:2
     History:2
     Academic Electives:1
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Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    83
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    560 - 690
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    550 - 670
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    540 - 650
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    25 - 30
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    24 - 28
  •      English Middle 50%:
    24 - 32
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    23 - 29
  • Early Action Application Deadline:
    12/01
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    02/01
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