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West Hartford, Connecticut

UHart Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into University of Hartford

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
80.9%
Admission Difficulty for University of Hartford
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

How hard is it to get into UHart and can I get accepted? The school has a 81% acceptance rate ranking it #19 in Connecticut for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 11,360 out of 14,043 applicants were admitted making University of Hartford an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 41 percent. University of Hartford typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 12% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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UHart SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1110-1300
Applicants Submitting SAT
66%
SAT Scores for University of Hartford
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 540
SAT Composite 25th 1110
SAT Scores for University of Hartford
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 670
SAT Math 75th 630
SAT Composite 75th 1300
Average SAT Score 1210

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What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Hartford?

University of Hartford typically requires applicants to be in the top 39 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1110 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 1010. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1210 out of 1600. The school ranks #6 in Connecticut for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 66 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 Hartford admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1300 and Above Good >88%
1205 to 1300 Avg + 81%-88%
1110 to 1205 Avg - 71%-81%
1015 to 1110 Reach 60%-71%
Less than 1015 Low <60%
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UHart ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-27 
Applicants Submitting ACT
16%
ACT Scores for University of Hartford
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for University of Hartford
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th 27
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into UHart?

Admission data indicates that UHart 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 18 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 #6 in Connecticut for highest average ACT composite score. 16 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Hartford.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Hartford admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
27 and Above Good >88%
24 to 27 Avg + 81%-88%
21 to 24 Avg - 71%-81%
18 to 21 Reach 60%-71%
Less than 18 Low <60%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.45*
Typical High School Grades
B+

You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Hartford. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Hartford was 3.45 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #6 in Connecticut for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.45 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as UHart accepts 81% of all applicants.

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Admission Statistics

University of Hartford admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 8,179 5,864 14,043
Accepted 6,527 4,833 11,360
Acceptance Rate 80% 82% 81%
Enrolled 679 655 1,334
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 10% 14% 12%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Hartford and what considerations affect admission decisions?

University of Hartford Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Hartford
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=129525 IPEDS survey data for University of Hartford.