Admissions by Examination

An individual without a high school diploma who has not completed secondary school may be admitted to freshman standing on the basis of:

Old GED Test Scores: Average score of 50 on the five sections, with no individual score below 45. All students admitted with GED scores will take placement tests in Mathematics and English to determine appropriate courses. New GED Test Scores:To be admitted into Walla Walla University by GED a student must demonstrate a total test score, for the four test sections, of 640 or higher and further must demonstrate a score of 150 or higher on each of the four test sections.

California High School Proficiency Examination

Applicants who are under 18 years of age but have successfully completed the California High School Proficiency Examination may be considered for admission provided that (1) a minimum of two years of high school has been completed; (2) written parental permission has been given; (3) the application letter lists reason, goals and objective for acceleration. A copy of this letter will be sent to the applicant's high school principal and residence dean/counselor for their reactions and recommendations.