Updated: May 20, 2020
Grades do matter however; there are several items that are considered.
Before you get discouraged because your GPA isn’t a 4.0 or above, understanding a
college’s level of selectivity, rigor level of classes per what is provided by your
high school, and demonstrating an upward trend in your grades over time create
a total picture for colleges. At the end of the day, they want to feel confident that
if admitted, you can be successful.