Western Washington University is located in Bellingham, Washington. On its undergraduate admission web page, WWU doesn't state a specific GPA requirement or standard for freshmen applicants. It does indicate, though, that strong academic performance, especially in advanced placement or challenging high school curriculum, is significant in admission decisions. The site does state that transfer students must have at least a 2.0 college GPA to gain admission.

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Multiple high school class units in math, English, science, social sciences, language and the arts are required for consideration. Activities, program selection and individual circumstances are also key factors. The site does emphasize the school places a priority on a diverse student population. WWU notes that some of its academic scholarships for entering freshmen require at least a 3.0 GPA.

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