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Barbourville, Kentucky

Union College Admission Requirements

Chances of getting into Union College

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
63.5%
Admission Difficulty for Union College
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery Easy
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Union College and can I get accepted? The school has a 63% acceptance rate. Last year, 841 out of 1,325 applicants were admitted making Union College a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has very easy requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 69 percent. Union College typically accepts and attracts "B" average high school students. Only 30% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

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Union College SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT
1%
SAT Scores for Union College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Union College
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A

Union College ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
17-23 
Applicants Submitting ACT
94%
ACT Scores for Union College
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 16
ACT Math 25th 16
ACT Composite 25th 17
ACT Scores for Union College
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 23
ACT Math 75th 23
ACT Composite 75th 23
Average ACT Score 20

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

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

Admission data indicates that Union College regularly accepts students with ACT's of 17 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 69 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 14 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 20 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 23 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 94 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Union College.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Union College admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
23 and Above Good >74%
20 to 23 Avg + 63%-74%
17 to 20 Avg - 50%-63%
14 to 17 Reach 37%-50%
Less than 14 Low <37%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.25
Typical High School Grades
B

You will need above average high school grades to get into Union College. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Union College was 3.25 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B students are accepted and ultimately attend. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Union College accepts 63% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Union College students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Admission Chances
3.75+ 21% Good
3.50 to 3.75 15% Good
3.25 to 3.50 18% Avg +
3.00 to 3.25 13% Avg -
2.75 to 3.00 23% Avg -
2.50 to 2.75 9% Reach
2.25 to 2.50 1% Reach
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

Admission Statistics

Union College admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 618 707 1,325
Accepted 373 468 841
Acceptance Rate 60% 66% 63%
Enrolled 104 146 250
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 28% 31% 30%

Fall 2019 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Aug 1, 2019
Days left to Apply
8

Applicants have 8 days left until the Fall 2019 term applications are due on Aug 1, 2019.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Union College and what considerations affect admission decisions?

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

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Union College
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=157863 IPEDS survey data for Union College.