Anyone applying to Ball State as an undergraduate student may choose to not provide test scores unless you are any of the following:
We suggest you still submit your test score(s) if you feel they will benefit your standing in the admissions review process.
Please carefully consider your decision on whether to apply with or without your test scores. Once you have submitted your application, will not be able to change to the other option.
使用我们的 奖学金计算器 to see if you could receive any merit-based aid if you apply test optional vs. choosing to submit test scores.
Know that we are available in the Office of 招生 to help you fully consider your options. 随意地 与我们联络 因为我们很高兴提供帮助。
Based on our own data and research, a student’s high school GPA and high school curriculum are the best predictors of long-term student success (retention and graduation).
A test-optional admission policy means applicants can choose not to submit SAT or ACT scores and be considered for admissions.
Ball State has always reviewed applications holistically, so the evaluation process for those who submit their scores and those who do not will be quite similar.
应用ing test optional will not count against the applicant in any way. Rather, it will allow applicants to choose how to most accurately portray their academic strength.
Students who believe that their SAT and/or ACT scores are a positive addition to their academic record can submit their test scores.
Additionally, we require any 在家上学 students and students who attend high schools that do not provide grades to submit their test scores.
随意地 伸手招生办公室 因为我们很乐意帮助您充分考虑你的选择。
No, applicants do not have to submit test scores to be considered for Ball State’s merit-based scholarships.
Yes, applicants are still able to apply for need-based financial aid. Students are encouraged to fill out the FAFSA.
Yes, 在家上学 students and students who 参加高中不提供成绩 must turn in their test scores in order for their applications to be reviewed.
No, we do not require test scores for students to be admitted to the Honors College, although we highly encourage you to submit them in this instance.