Chances of getting into University of Evansville

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
69.5%
Admission Difficulty for University of Evansville
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsDifficult
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into UE and can I get accepted? The school has a 69% acceptance rate ranking it #22 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,182 out of 4,580 applicants were admitted making UE a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 41 percent. University of Evansville typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top quarter of their high school class.

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UE SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1080-1300
Applicants Submitting SAT
72%
SAT Scores for University of Evansville
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 550
SAT Math 25th 530
SAT Composite 25th 1080
SAT Scores for University of Evansville
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 650
SAT Math 75th 650
SAT Composite 75th 1300
Average SAT Score 1190

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

University of Evansville typically requires applicants to be in the top 45 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1080 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 970. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1190 out of 1600. The school ranks #10 in Indiana for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 72 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.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Evansville admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1300 and Above Good >79%
1190 to 1300 Avg + 69%-79%
1080 to 1190 Avg - 57%-69%
970 to 1080 Reach 44%-57%
Less than 970 Low <44%
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UE ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
22-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
59%
ACT Scores for University of Evansville
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 22
ACT Math 25th 21
ACT Composite 25th 22
ACT Scores for University of Evansville
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 28
ACT Math 75th 28
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 25

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that UE regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. 59 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Evansville.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Evansville admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >79%
25 to 28 Avg + 69%-79%
22 to 25 Avg - 57%-69%
19 to 22 Reach 44%-57%
Less than 19 Low <44%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.74
Typical High School Grades
A-

You will need very good grades in high school to get into University of Evansville. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Evansville was 3.74 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #5 in Indiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as UE accepts 69% of students who apply.

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High School GPA's for admitted University of Evansville students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 57% Good
3.50 to 3.75 13% Avg -
3.25 to 3.50 9% Avg -
3.00 to 3.25 9% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 10% Reach
2.50 to 2.75 2% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

66% of University of Evansville freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Evansville students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 33%
Top 25% of class 66%
Top 50% of class 91%
Bottom 50% of class 9%
Bottom 25% of class 2%

Admission Statistics

University of Evansville admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,792 1,787 4,580
Accepted 1,958 1,224 3,182
Acceptance Rate 70% 68% 69%
Enrolled 284 214 498
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 15% 17% 16%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Feb 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Feb 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

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

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Evansville
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=150534 IPEDS survey data for University of Evansville.

Frequently Asked Questions

72% of students submit their SAT scores to UE. 59% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

69% of those who apply are granted admission to UE. Admission competition is low and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1080 and 1300. 72% 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 22 and 28. 59% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.

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