The acceptance rate at University of Illinois at Springfield is 77%. It ranks #41 in Illinois for lowest rate of acceptance. University of Illinois at Springfield is an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance if you meet the admission requirements. Last year, 2,810 out of 3,634 applicants were admitted.
The school has average admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 60 percent (SAT 980/1190 ACT 19/27). University of Illinois at Springfield typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.42. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top half of their high school class. 11% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.
Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required for admission to University of Illinois at Springfield. If you submit test scores, they will be considered with your application, but they are not mandatory. 76% of students submitted SAT scores and 48% submitted ACT scores for admission for the 2021/2022 academic year..
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||490|
|SAT Math 25th||490|
|SAT Composite 25th||980|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||600|
|SAT Math 75th||590|
|SAT Composite 75th||1190|
|Average SAT Score||1090
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Illinois at Springfield?
University of Illinois at Springfield typically prefers applicants to be in the top 64 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 980 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 average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1090 out of 1600. University of Illinois at Springfield ranks #19 in Illinois for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 76 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.
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|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||19|
|ACT Math 25th||18|
|ACT Composite 25th||19|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||23
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Illinois at Springfield?
Admission data indicates that University of Illinois at Springfield regularly accepts students with ACT's of 19 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 56 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 15 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 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #21 in Illinois for highest average ACT composite score. 48 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Illinois at Springfield.
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What GPA do you need to get into University of Illinois at Springfield?
Applicants require above average high school grades to get into University of Illinois at Springfield. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Illinois at Springfield was 3.42 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #27 in Illinois for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.42 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as University of Illinois at Springfield accepts 77% of all applicants.
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*This school has not released high school GPA data for its incoming freshmen. In these cases, CollegeSimply employs an artificial intelligence (AI) process to predict GPA based on this school's test scores and a large sample of other colleges' data. 3.42 is an estimate of the school's average incoming freshman GPA.
82% of University of Illinois at Springfield freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||23%|
|Top 25% of class||46%|
|Top 50% of class||82%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||9%||15%||11%|
The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Illinois at Springfield is $50.
What are the requirements for admission to University of Illinois at Springfield and what student information is used for admission decisions?
|Test Scores||Considered but not required|
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Considered but not required|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Required|
|Recommendations||Considered but not required|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=148654 IPEDS survey data for University of Illinois at Springfield.
76% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Illinois at Springfield. 48% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
77% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Illinois at Springfield. Admission competition is and the college has average admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 980 and 1190. 76% 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 19 and 27. 48% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.