University of Montevallo Admission Requirements
Chances of getting into University of Montevallo
How hard is it to get into University of Montevallo and can I get accepted? The school has a 48% acceptance rate ranking it #5 in Alabama for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,882 out of 3,882 applicants were admitted making University of Montevallo a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 49 percent. University of Montevallo typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 26% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
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University of Montevallo SAT Scores
SAT RangeNot Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT1%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||N/A|
|SAT Math 25th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 25th||N/A|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||N/A|
|SAT Math 75th||N/A|
|SAT Composite 75th||N/A|
|Average SAT Score||N/A|
University of Montevallo ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT92%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||20|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||23|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Montevallo?
Admission data indicates that University of Montevallo regularly accepts students with ACT's of 20 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 49 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 16 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 24 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Alabama for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 92 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Montevallo.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|27 and Above||Good||>63%|
|23 to 27||Avg +||48%-63%|
|20 to 23||Avg -||37%-48%|
|17 to 20||Reach||27%-37%|
|Less than 17||Low||<27%|
Avg. High School GPA3.35
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Montevallo. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Montevallo was 3.35 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Alabama for highest average GPA. Even with a competitive GPA, admission to University of Montevallo will be challenging as the school denies more applicants than it admits.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||15%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||19%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||19%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||16%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||5%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||26%||27%||26%|
Applications are DueAug 1, 2020
Days left to Apply123
Applicants have 123 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to University of Montevallo before the Aug 1 application deadline.
|SAT Test Date||Scores Available|
|May 2||May 15|
|Jun 6||Jul 15|
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Apr 4||Apr 14|
|Jun 13||Jun 23|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Montevallo and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Recommendations||Neither required nor recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=101709 IPEDS survey data for University of Montevallo.
Frequently Asked Questions
1% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Montevallo. 92% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
48% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Montevallo. Admission competition is low and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.