How hard is it to get into UALR and can I get accepted? The school has a 56% acceptance rate ranking it #4 in Arkansas for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 2,445 out of 4,363 applicants were admitted making UALR a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 64 percent. University of Arkansas at Little Rock typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
You must submit admission test scores with your application. University of Arkansas at Little Rock is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||470|
|SAT Math 25th||500|
|SAT Composite 25th||970|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||580|
|SAT Composite 75th||1190|
|Average SAT Score||1080|
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Arkansas at Little Rock?
University of Arkansas at Little Rock typically prefers applicants to be in the top 66 percent of SAT test takers. 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 860. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1080 out of 1600. The school ranks #9 in Arkansas for highest average SAT composite score. 4 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1190 and Above||Good||>68%|
|1080 to 1190||Avg +||56%-68%|
|970 to 1080||Avg -||43%-56%|
|860 to 970||Reach||31%-43%|
|Less than 860||Low||<31%|
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||17|
|ACT Composite 25th||18|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||26|
|ACT Math 75th||24|
|ACT Composite 75th||25|
|Average ACT Score||21|
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UALR?
Admission data indicates that UALR regularly accepts students with ACT's of 18 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 62 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 22 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #9 in Arkansas for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 89 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Arkansas at Little Rock.Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|25 and Above||Good||>70%|
|21 to 25||Avg +||56%-70%|
|18 to 21||Avg -||45%-56%|
|15 to 18||Reach||34%-45%|
|Less than 15||Low||<34%|
What GPA do you need to get into University of Arkansas at Little Rock?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into UALR. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Arkansas at Little Rock was 3.39 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Arkansas for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as UALR accepts 56% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.75 to 3.99||17.36%||Avg +|
|3.50 to 3.74||20.09%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.49||19.53%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.24||14.2%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.99||15.58%||Reach|
|2.00 to 2.49||4.34%||Reach|
|1.00 to 1.99||0.4%||Low|
|less than 1.00||0%||Low|
GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||19%||26%||21%|
Applicants have 13 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jun 1, 2022.
The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Arkansas at Little Rock is $40.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Arkansas at Little Rock and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Neither required nor 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=106245 IPEDS survey data for University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
4% of students submit their SAT scores to UALR. 89% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
56% of those who apply are granted admission to UALR. Admission competition is low and the college has moderate admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 970 and 1190. 4% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 18 and 25. 89% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.