Admissions Requirements and Dates


Hiwassee College regularly admits applicants who meet the following academic standards:

First-Time Freshman (applicants with less than 30 hours of college credits)
2.25 GPA
18 ACT composite score (or SAT equivalent)

Transfer (applicants with more than 30 hours of college credits)
2.25 GPA

Applicants who do not fully meet these standards will be considered for provisional admittance by the Admissions Standards Committee.


Important Dates and Timeframes

The 2018-2019 FAFSA Start Date: October 1, 2017
Students are encouraged to begin their 2018-2019 FAFSA starting on this date. For more information about financial aid, please see Hiwassee College's Financial Aid Page.

Priority Consideration Date: December 1, 2017
Applicants who submit their application, academic transcripts, and ACT scores by this date will receive consideration for the Hiwassee Priority Consideration Scholarship. Recipients of this scholarship will be notified by December 15. Click here to complete an application.

Enrollment Deposit Deadline: May 1, 2018
Admitted students must pay their enrollment fees and deposits by this date in order to secure their place in the upcoming school year. To make payments, please contact the Hiwassee College Business Office at (423) 420-1235 or pay online here