The Entering Class of 2017

(As of August 1, 2017)

New Students: 470
First-Year 410
Transfer: 60
Women: 59 percent
Men: 41 percent
Students of color: 38 percent
Linfield Legacy: 17 percent
First generation: 24 percent

Academic Profile of First-Year Students

Average weighted GPA: 3.413-3.943 (mid-50 percent)
Average redesigned SAT: 1030-1210 (mid-50 percent, Evidence Based Reading and Writing and Math)
Average SAT: 900-1160 (mid-50 percent, Critical Reading and Math)
Average ACT: 20-26 (mid-50 percent)
Students from public schools: 90 percent
Students from private schools: 10 percent

Academic Profile of Transfer Students

Average GPA: 3.069-3.673 (mid-50 percent)
Average transferrable credits: 20.69-57 (mid-50 percent)
Students from two-year schools: 63 percent
Students from four-year schools: 37 percent

Geographic Representation

Oregon: 63 percent
Washington: 14 percent
California: 9 percent
Hawaii: 5 percent
We will also welcome students from Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, Rhode Island, and Utah, and international students from China, Singapore, South Korea, Venezuela.

Leadership and Involvement

Athletic Team Captains: 148
Class Officers: 23
Club Officers: 47
Student Body Officers: 24
Student Body Presidents: 5
Publication Editors: 14
Instrumental Musicians: 52
Vocal Musicians: 26
Theatre Participants: 33
Dancers: 22
Held a Job: 140
National Honor Society Members: 94

Countries Traveled

240 enrolling students have traveled to 66 countries, including:
Afghanistan, Argentina, Australia, Austria, The Bahamas, Belgium, Belize, Brazil, The British Virgin Islands, Cambodia, Canada, The Cayman Islands, China, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Czech Republic, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Ethiopia, Fiji, France, French Polynesia, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Kenya, Lebanon, Mexico, Monaco, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Panama, Peru, The Philippines, Portugal, Qatar, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tanzania, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela, Vietnam

School and Community Involvement

3 Rivers Medical Volunteer, 48-Hour Play Fest, 4-H, 4-H Sewing, 4-H Tech, Academic Achievement, Academic Excellence, Academic Excellence in Humane Letter, Academic Honors, Academy of Media and Entertainment, Acolyte Alter Server, Acuity Forensics Intern, Alaska Native Medical Center Job Shadow, Alpha Gamma Sigma Honor Society, ALS Walk, Americana Project, AMHS News, Analytics Club, Animal Shelter Volunteer, Antique Powerland Museum volunteer, AP Scholar, Apollos Unplugged, Art Club, Art Coordinator for Theatre, Arts Project Club, ASB Director of Assemblies, ASPIRE, AVID, AVID Tutor, Band Award, Barb's Diner Volunteer, Baseball Camp Coach, Battle of the Books Captain, Bible School Leader, Bible Study Group Leader, Big Brother Big Sister Volunteer, Black Student Union, Blazer Citizen, Bowman House, Boy Scouts Senior Patrol Leader, Boys and Girls Club Volunteer, BSF, Bulldawgs Basketball Club, California School Federation, Calvary Baptist Church leadership, Camp Blue Spruce, Camp Counselor, Camp Yakety Yack Leader, Canoe, Cape Meares Lighthouse Assembly Coordinator, Cardinals Care, Catholic Church Volunteer, Central East Maui Little League Volunteer, Central High School Pageant, Chalkboard Equity Member, Charity Drive Princess, Cheer Coach Assistant, Cheerleading, Chelsea Hicks Foundation volunteer, Chemistry Student of the Year, Child Care, Children's Pastor, Chinese Club, Christmas House Volunteer, Church Volunteer, Class Council, Clay Club/3-D Apprentice, Climber CREW, College Horizons, Communicare Club, Community Fair, Community Garden, Community Holiday Dinner Volunteer, Congress of Future Medical Leaders, CORE Pac, Creative Writing, CTE Honors Diploma, Culturas Unidas, Dance, Dance Instructor, Dance Team Achievements, Day of Peace Facilitator, DECA, Distinguished Scholar Award, DMC Volunteer, Drama Club, Drama Department President, Earth Corps, EASA, Ecology Project, Elementary School Volunteer, Elementary School Volunteer, Emerald City Pet Rescue, English Tutor, Environmental Club, Equestrian Team, Escondido Pal Coach, Feed My Starving Children Volunteer, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Festival of the Arts, Film Production, First Presbyterian Church Volunteer, FIRST Tech Challenge Captain, FLASH Mentor, Food Bank Volunteer, Football Camp Coach, Founders Clinic Volunteer, Free to Breathe, French National Honor Society, French Study Group, Friends for Feminism, Future Business Leaders of America, Future Farmers of America, German Club, Girl Scouts, Gordy Guide, Graduation Matters Program, GSA, Guide Dogs For The Blind Trainer, Gymnastics Coach, Habitat for Humanity, HAVEN Member, Hawaii CTE PBA Participant, Hawaii District National History Day Qualifier, Hawaii High School Rodeo Representative, Hawaiian Civic Club, Health Student of the Year, Hebrew Club, Hematology Oncology of Salem Volunteer, High School Graduation Master of Ceremony, High School Mascot, History Club, Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, Homecoming chair, Honor Roll, HOSA, Hospital Volunteer, Humane Society Volunteer, I am that Girl, Ignite Mentor, Imagine Tomorrow, Interact Club, Intercambio Mentor, International Club, International Student Exchange, International Thespian Society, Iron Man Volunteer, Japanese Ambassador, Japanese Club, Jazz Band, Jingle Bell Run volunteer, JROTC, Junior Leader of Silver Falls Wyldlife, Juntos Club, Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Ambassador, Kala'i Nobriga Performance Horses Volunteer, Kayhi Pep, Key Club, Kids Making Miracles Co-Chairman, Korean School Teaching Assistant, Latino Club, Latino Student Council, Latinos Unidos Club, Leadership Club, Legit Knit, LGBT Activist, Library Volunteer, Lifeguard, Linguistics Club, Link Crew, Little League Umpire, MAC Coop Volunteer, Machine Shop Apprentice, Malama Pharmacy volunteer, Marching Band, Math Student of the Year, McMinnville Parks Soccer Referee, MECHA, Med Team NW Volunteer, Mental Health Club, Middle School Tutor, Miss Junior National Teen, Miss Oregon Outstanding Teen, Mock Trial, Model UN Club Representative, Model United Nations, Multicultural Club, Music Internship, Music Secretary, Musical Composition, My Future My Choice, NAHS Foundational Mentor, Nano-lab, National French Honor Society, National Guard, National Japanese Honor Society, National Merit, National Ocean Science Board, National Art Honor Society, National Science Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, Native Hawaiian Summer Leadership Camp, New Hope Exchange Volunteer, News Anchor, Newspaper Club, Nurse Camp at St. John's Hospital, One World Now, Optometry Internship, Orca Bowl, Oregon West Scholar, Orienteering, Outdoor School Counselor, PAC Freshman Leader, Panther Beach Coastal Clean Up, Park Renovation, Pathway Endorsement for Early Childhood Education, PDX Symphonic Girl Choir, Peer Mentor, Peer Tutor, Pep Club, Phi Theta Kappa, Physical Science Student of the Year, Physical Therapy Volunteer, Piano Teacher, Platinum Certificate, Poetry Club, Point Reyes National Seashore Association Volunteer, Portland Police Bureau Food Delivery, Potluck in the Park, Powderpuff, Power PEERS, Preschool Mentor, Prevention Team, Principal's List, Prism Club, Project Lemonade, Project Open Hands, PUS Football Christmas Family Support, Raise Your Hand Foundation Volunteer, Red Cross, Redmond Youth Partnership, Relay for Life, Renaissance Leader, Research Assistant, Robotics, Rogers Rams Football Clinic Volunteer, Rostart Culinary, Rotary Youth Leadership Award, ROTC, Salem Dream Center Volunteer, Scholar Athlete, School Board Student Representative, School Cadre, School Café Manager, School District Liaison, School/Community Involvement, Science Club, Sea Scouts, Seattle Children's Hospital Volunteer, Seattle International Film Fest Intern, Senior Center, Service Trip, Shakespeare Theatre Backstage Volunteer, Skills USA Secretary, SMART Program, Software Coding, Soup Kitchen Volunteer, Spanish Translation Teaching Aid, Spanish Tutor, Sparrow Club, Special Needs Child Caretaker, Special Olympics, Special Olympics Coach, Speech and Debate, Speech and Debate State Conference, Spirit Club, Sports Medicine, Spotlight on Success, Staff Writer, Storm Soldiers, STUDD, Student Ambassador, Student Athletic Trainer, Student of the Month, Student of the Year, Student Tutor, Students for Change, Sunday School Teacher, Susan B. Komen Foundation Race Volunteer, Sustainability, Swim Instructor, Symphonic Band, Table top RPGs, Teaching Assistant, Teens Against Tobacco Intern, Teens in Ministry, The Arthritis Foundation, Therapeutic Riding Center, Thurston County Democrats, Thurston County Search and Rescue Team Leader, Tigard Tutoring Club, Top of Class, Turkey Trot Volunteer, Tutor, Unified Sports, Unity Club Founder, Urban Plunge Immersion, Valedictorian, Varsity Track and Field, Village Fest Volunteer, West Winds Woodwind Quartet Founder, Willamette Valley Band Camp Volunteer, Willow Creek Symphony, Wind Band, Women's Center, Writer, Yamhill County Fair Volunteer, YCAP Volunteer, Yearbook Staff, Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Volunteer, YMCA Volunteer, Young Democrats, Young Life, Youth Baseball Referee, Youth Basketball Coach, Youth Basketball Scorekeeper, Youth Center Volunteer, Youth Coach, Youth Dance Instructor, Youth Exercise Training Intern, Youth Football Coach, Youth Group, Youth Group Leader, Youth Soccer Coach, Youth Volleyball Coach

Athletic Honors

First, Second and Third Place at NVDC Dance Team Competitions, Two-time Basketball MVP and Offensive Player of the Year, 2015 All-League Soccer Honorable Mention, Two-time Skiing Letter, Seonc All-Country Football, Second in State Cheerleading, Second Team All-Star Volleyball, Third Place Basketball ILH Division, Third Place Big Island Interscholastic Federation Tennis Tournament and FILAM Tennis Tournament Winner, Academic Athlete, All Conference Volleyball, Basketball and CH Simpson Award, All-Star Baseball, All-Star Football, Mid-Season State MVP and Second Team All-State, Athletic Scholar, Big Island Interscholastic Federation Tennis, State Championship Tennis Quarterfinalist, Seventh ranked female tennis player in Hawaii, Division 2 All-Hawaii First Team Kicker, 2015 State Football Championship Game MVP, Hawaii Pacific Championships Sportsman Award Open, First Team All-Star, Girls Tennis Player of the Year, Honorable Mention Baseball Pitcher, Life Champions Senior Bowl Football Invitee, Two-time All-Star Football, MHC Scholar Athlete, MVP Rowing Crew, Oregon State Cup Championship, Carlsbad Cup Championship, Las Vegas Heat Championship, Regional Championship, National Cup, 6A Metro League Champion, 6A Semifinalist, San Diego Football Camp Recognized Defensive Football Player, Volunteer Assistant Flag Football Coach, Scholar Athlete, All-League Cross Country, Most Outstanding New Runner, Thorns Soccer Camp Invitee, US Baseball Champion, MIL Baseball All-Star, WCAL Soccer Champions

Special Talents

Blacksmith, Hula, Judo, Judoka, Third Place in ILH League, Prostart Culinary Competitor, Second Degree Blackbelt, World Tang Soo bo Certified Instructor, Metal Working, Costume Construction, Spearfishing, Surfing