UALR Admission Chances

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Acceptance Chances

Can I get into UALR? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 1,741 out of 1,938 applicants or 90% were admitted making University of Arkansas at Little Rock an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has easy requirements for admission test scores. Only 49% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

Women Men Total
Applied 1,135 803 1,938
Accepted 1,020 721 1,741
Acceptance Rate 90% 90% 90%
Enrolled 483 376 859
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 47% 52% 49%

Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT and ACT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Arkansas at Little Rock and what score do you need to get in? The tables below describe the SAT and ACT test score percentile profile of the Fall 2015 starting class.

ACT Requirements

Admission data indicates that UALR regularly accepts students with ACTs of 18 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 21 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 24 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 83 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

SAT Requirements (New SAT)

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 970 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 870. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1070 out of 1600. 3 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

25th Percentile Score 75th Percentile Score
SAT Composite 970 1170
SAT Reading 480 590
SAT Math 490 570
ACT Composite 18 24
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 17 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by Score

 What do these ratings mean?

ACT Score Competitiveness Est. Admission Chances
24 and Above Good >94%
21 to 24 Avg + 90%-94%
18 to 21 Avg - 84%-90%
15 to 18 Reach 76%-84%
Less than 15 Low <76%
SAT Score (NEW 1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1170 and Above Good >94%
1070 to 1170 Avg + 90%-94%
970 to 1070 Avg - 84%-90%
870 to 970 Reach 76%-84%
Less than 870 Low <76%

Estimated GPA Requirements

University of Arkansas at Little Rock has not reported high school GPA data for its freshman class at this time.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Arkansas at Little Rock and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Neither required nor recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

Does accept high school AP credits or award dual credit towards both a college and high school degree?

AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=106245 IPEDS survey data for University of Arkansas at Little Rock.