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Berry College Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

At Berry College, 8.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

To read about regular admission requirements for Berry College, click here

What are the transfer requirements for Berry College?

Berry College requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

Admission Item Required?
High School Transcript Recommended of All
College Transcript Required of All
Essay or Personal Statement Recommended of All
Interview Recommended of All
Standardized Test Scores Recommended of All
Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of All

In addition to the above requirements, Berry College also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

Berry College does not report a specific number of credits required for transfer.

What are Berry College’s Transfer Deadlines?

Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Berry College transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

Closing Date Reported Deadline
Fall Transfer Deadline July 26
Winter Transfer Deadline
Spring Transfer Deadline December 1
Summer Transfer Deadline

Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

When are decision dates for Berry College transfer applicants?

If you applied to transfer to Berry College on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

Deadline Notification Dates
Fall Transfer Deadline rolling
Winter Transfer Deadline
Spring Transfer Deadline rolling
Summer Transfer Deadline

Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

What is Berry College’s transfer acceptance rate?

In 2019, Berry College received 221 transfer applicants.

The school accepted 99 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Berry College is 44.8%.

This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Berry College...

Additionally, of the 99 accepted transfer students, 46 students enrolled - that means the yield was 46.46%.

Berry College accepts 45 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

What are the Berry College transfer GPA requirements?

Berry College requires a minimum college GPA of 2.5 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

Will you enjoy transferring to Berry College?

There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Berry College. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

Or perhaps you’re drawn to Mount Berry...

Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

Finding success at Berry College is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

If you’re considering transferring to Berry College then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

Final Verdict: How to transfer into Berry College

Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the Berry College website for more info.
Berry College accepts 44.8% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

To have a shot at transferring into Berry College, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.74 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.89. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Berry College students.

25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
SAT Math 530 610 570
SAT Reading 530 630 580
2018 Total SAT Score 1060 1240 1150
25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
ACT Math 22 27 24
ACT Reading 24 31 27
2018 Total ACT Score 46 58 52

Berry College’s average SAT score is 1150. To be a competitive applicant for Berry College your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

If you’re considering transferring to Berry College, you may also want to consider the schools:

Transfering to Birmingham Southern College
Transfering to Faulkner University
Transfering to Huntingdon College
Transfering to Heritage Christian University
Transfering to Judson College