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SAT scores needed to get into University of Michigan

Average Score and SAT Requirements

Average SAT Score 1440

The average composite SAT score for admitted University of Michigan freshman is 1440 out of 1600. Michigan students have the 67th highest average SAT score in the United States. For perspective, a 1440 is in the 97th percentile of all SAT test takers.

SAT Score Range 1350 to 1530

The middle fifty percent of incoming students have SAT composite scores ranging from 1350 to 1530. The 75th percentile score is 1530 while the 25th percentile score is 1350.

Minimum SAT score requirement

The lowest SAT score accepted is not reported by Michigan but we estimate it to be around a 1260 total composite SAT score.

Average SAT Math Score 730

The average score for Michigan students on the math portion of the SAT is 730 out of 800. The 25th percentile of students score a 680 and the 75th percentile score 780.

Average SAT Reading Score 710

The 25th and 75th percentile range for SAT reading scores range from 670 to 750 and the average score for University of Michigan students is 710.

Number of Students Submitting SAT Scores

54 percent of students submit SAT scores with their application to University of Michigan

Admission Chances by SAT Score

Below are estimated chances of being accepted at University of Michigan based on SAT score ranges and the overall admission rate of 17.7%. These chances assume you have an average GPA for the school, around 3.88.

Can I get into Michigan with a 1530 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Very Good

An SAT score of 1530 or higher is very competitive at Michigan and is a better score than three quarters of students who are accepted. While having an above average chance of acceptance, admission is very competitive. The estimated chance of getting in is around 29% or higher.

Can I get into Michigan with a 1440 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Above Average

Scores between 1440 to 1520 are above average giving you an advantage over most applicants. While scores in this range are higher than many who apply, admission is extremely competitive. The estimated chance of being accepted is around 18% to 28%.

Can I get into Michigan with a 1350 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Below Average

SAT scores between 1350 to 1430 are still in the middle range of accepted students a but a little lower than the average. You can get in and have about a 10% to 17% percent chance of being admitted.

Can I get into Michigan with a 1260 SAT?

  • Score competitiveness Reach

SAT scores from 1260 to 1340 are on the very low end of the range where students are accepted. Scores in this range are not competitive with most other applicants but you still have a chance. We estimate scores in this range have less than a 10% chance of admission to Michigan. SAT scores below 1260 likely fall out of the range where students are regularly accepted.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2022 starting class
Admission chances to University of Michigan by SAT score
SAT Score Admission Chances
1600 41%
1590 39%
1580 37%
1570 36%
1560 34%
1550 32%
1540 31%
1530 29%
1520 28%
1510 27%
1500 25%
1490 24%
1480 23%
1470 21%
1460 20%
1450 19%
1440 18%
1430 17%
1420 16%
1410 15%
1400 14%
1390 13%
1380 13%
1370 12%
1360 11%
1350 10%
1340 10%
1330 9%
1320 9%
1310 8%
1300 7%
1290 7%
1280 7%
1270 6%
1260 6%
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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=170976 IPEDS survey data for University of Michigan.