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University of Connecticut-Avery Point Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into University of Connecticut Avery Point

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
92.1%
Admission Difficulty for University of Connecticut Avery Point
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsModerate
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into University of Connecticut-Avery Point and can I get accepted? The school has a 92% acceptance rate ranking it #23 in Connecticut for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 883 out of 959 applicants were admitted making University of Connecticut Avery Point an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has moderate requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. Only 23% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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University of Connecticut-Avery Point SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1020-1210
Applicants Submitting SAT
95%
SAT Scores for University of Connecticut Avery Point
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 520
SAT Math 25th 500
SAT Composite 25th 1020
SAT Scores for University of Connecticut Avery Point
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 610
SAT Math 75th 600
SAT Composite 75th 1210
Average SAT Score 1120

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Connecticut Avery Point?

University of Connecticut Avery Point typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 920. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1120 out of 1600. The school ranks #10 in Connecticut for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 95 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.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Connecticut Avery Point admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1210 and Above Good >95%
1115 to 1210 Avg + 92%-95%
1020 to 1115 Avg - 87%-92%
925 to 1020 Reach 80%-87%
Less than 925 Low <80%
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University of Connecticut-Avery Point ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-25 
Applicants Submitting ACT
13%
ACT Scores for University of Connecticut Avery Point
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 19
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for University of Connecticut Avery Point
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 26
ACT Math 75th 25
ACT Composite 75th 25
Average ACT Score 23

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Connecticut-Avery Point?

Admission data indicates that University of Connecticut-Avery Point regularly accepts students with ACT's of 21 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 43 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 23 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 25 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Connecticut for highest average ACT composite score. 13 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Connecticut Avery Point.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Connecticut Avery Point admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
25 and Above Good >95%
23 to 25 Avg + 92%-95%
21 to 23 Avg - 87%-92%
19 to 21 Reach 80%-87%
Less than 19 Low <80%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

University of Connecticut Avery Point has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

Admission Statistics

University of Connecticut Avery Point admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 498 461 959
Accepted 475 408 883
Acceptance Rate 95% 89% 92%
Enrolled 96 105 201
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% 26% 23%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Connecticut Avery Point and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Connecticut Avery Point Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Connecticut Avery Point
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=436827 IPEDS survey data for University of Connecticut Avery Point.

Frequently Asked Questions

95% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Connecticut-Avery Point. 13% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

92% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Connecticut-Avery Point. Admission competition is 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 1020 and 1210. 95% 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 21 and 25. 13% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.