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Hendrix College Admission 2020-2021, Requirement, Deadline & Acceptance Rate

Updated On - October 23rd 2019By -  Bhavya Rawal

Hendrix College is a liberal arts college which received around 2687 applications for fall 2018. 58% of total applications were accepted for this semester. The college offers 33 UG majors, 34 minors, and a program leading to MA Accounting. Applications are invited for the fall semester.

  • Applicants can apply online with Common Application Portal or through College Application
  • In case applications are not submitted, contact caohelp@commonapp.net.
  • International applicants can apply for early decision admissions.
  • Early action deadlines are nonbinding in nature.
  • Applicants should submit standardized test scores for admissions.
  • Applicants are encouraged to submit a letter of recommendation and resume


Application PortalCommon Application Portal/College Application
Acceptance Rate58%
Enrollment Rate15%
Retention Rate70%
SAT code6273
ACT code0128
SAT Score1200
ACT Score27
Average GPA3.6
Admission Inquiryadm@hendrix.edu 
Academic CalendarSemester
Intake SeasonsFall
InterviewRequired after selection of application

Hendrix College Admission Deadlines

Applications are invited for the fall semester. The admission deadlines for domestic and international applicants are the same.

Early Action INovember 15
Early Action IIFebruary 1
Regular DecisionAfter February 1

Hendrix College International Admission

Additional documents are required to be submitted by international applicants when applying for Hendrix college. These additional requirements are discussed below.

Admission Requirements for International Applicants

  • Official copy of high school transcripts
    • Signed by a school official.
    • Seal of the school.
  • Essay or Personal Statement
  • Standardized test scores
  • Financial Documents
    • Certificate of Finances
    • International Applicant Financial Aid Application
  • English language proficiency test scores.

English Langauge Requirements

International applicants from non-native English speaking countries are required to submit TOEFL/IELTS score as proof of ELP. SAT and ACT scores are also accepted if the applicant has not appeared for TOEFL/IELTS

English Langauge TestMinimum Score
ACT (English)32

Visa Process for International Applicants

All international candidates will be issued Form I-20 from the college to successfully apply for the admission

  • Documentation including medical, flight details, etc should be fulfilled.
  • The following documents must be provided in order to receive the Form I-20
    • Copy of Passport
    • Proof of Financial Support
    • Bank Statement
    • Sponsor letter
  • Completely fill the I-20 form and must pay the fee of SEVIS-F1 fee of $500.
  • Applicants are later required to apply for the F-1 visa or M-1 visa based on the eligibility. Submit the form and pay the application fee
  • The visa interview will be scheduled after filling of the form.

Hendrix College Undergraduate Admissions

Hendrix College offers around 67 UG majors and minors. The admission process and requirements for the majors offered are similar. The details of the requirements and process are mentioned below:

Where to apply: Common Application Portal or through College Application

Admission requirements:

  • Official copy of high school transcripts
    • Sealed and Signed from the school
    • English translations, if required
    • Posted to Office of Admissions, Hendrix College, 1600 Washington Avenue, Conway AR 720323080 or submitted directly through the Common application portal.
  • Core Subject Requirements
    • English: 4 Units
    • Social Science & Maths: 3 Units
    • Foreign language & Science: 2 Units
  • Minimum GPA- 3.6
  • Standardized test score
    • SAT (min): 1200
    • ACT (min): 27
  • Essay or Personal Statement
  • Financial Documents

Admissions policy at the college is quite selective. The minimum score requirements are highly competitive. Applications are reviewed on the basis of academic potential, scholastic potential, personal motivation, character, and leadership qualities. The admission decisions are released by December 15 (early action I), beginning of March 1 (early action II), and after March 1 (regular decision). Applicants are required to enroll by May 1.

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