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University of Minnesota-Morris Admission Requirements

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Chances of getting into University of Minnesota Morris

Admissions

Acceptance Rate
65%
Admission Difficulty for University of Minnesota Morris
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsChallenging
Applicant CompetitionLow
How hard is it to get into University of Minnesota-Morris and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at University of Minnesota-Morris is 65%.  It ranks #10 in Minnesota for lowest rate of acceptance. University of Minnesota-Morris is a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Last year, 2,709 out of 4,190 applicants were admitted.

The school has challenging admission requirements for SAT and ACT scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 48 percent (SAT 1040/1250 ACT 21/28). University of Minnesota Morris typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students with an average GPA around 3.6. Most incoming freshmen graduate in the top quarter of their high school class. 10% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The University of Minnesota-Morris application fee is $30 and applications are due by Mar 15.

Testing Requirements

You are required to submit admission test scores with your application. University of Minnesota Morris is not a test optional school. Note: Please consult the school directly to determine if testing requirements are temporarily suspended due to COVID-19.

University of Minnesota-Morris SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1040-1250
Applicants Submitting SAT
6%
SAT Scores for University of Minnesota Morris
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 510
SAT Math 25th 530
SAT Composite 25th 1040
SAT Scores for University of Minnesota Morris
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 620
SAT Math 75th 630
SAT Composite 75th 1250
Average SAT Score 1150

SAT Scores you need to get in

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

University of Minnesota Morris typically prefers applicants to be in the top 53 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1040 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 930. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1150 out of 1600. University of Minnesota-Morris ranks #11 in Minnesota for highest average SAT composite score. 6 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

University of Minnesota Morris admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1250 and Above Good >76%
1145 to 1250 Avg + 65%-76%
1040 to 1145 Avg - 52%-65%
935 to 1040 Reach 39%-52%
Less than 935 Low <39%
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University of Minnesota-Morris ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
21-28 
Applicants Submitting ACT
95%
ACT Scores for University of Minnesota Morris
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 20
ACT Math 25th 20
ACT Composite 25th 21
ACT Scores for University of Minnesota Morris
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 27
ACT Math 75th 27
ACT Composite 75th 28
Average ACT Score 24

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Minnesota-Morris?

Admission data indicates that University of Minnesota-Morris 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 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #8 in Minnesota for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 95 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Minnesota Morris.

Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

University of Minnesota Morris admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
28 and Above Good >77%
24 to 28 Avg + 65%-77%
21 to 24 Avg - 54%-65%
18 to 21 Reach 43%-54%
Less than 18 Low <43%
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University of Minnesota-Morris GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.6
Typical High School Grades
B+

What GPA do you need to get into University of Minnesota Morris?

Applicants require very good grades in high school to get into University of Minnesota-Morris. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Minnesota Morris was 3.6 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #10 in Minnesota for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as University of Minnesota-Morris accepts 65% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted University of Minnesota Morris students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
4.0 14.65% Good
3.75 to 3.99 26.74% Avg +
3.50 to 3.74 25.64% Avg -
3.25 to 3.49 14.65% Reach
3.00 to 3.24 10.26% Reach
2.50 to 2.99 7.33% Reach
2.00 to 2.49 0.73% Low
1.00 to 1.99 0% Low
less than 1.00 0% Low

GPA Data Source, Peterson's Data 2021

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High School Class Rank

52% of University of Minnesota Morris freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted University of Minnesota Morris students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 26%
Top 25% of class 52%
Top 50% of class 86%
Data Source, Peterson's Data

Applying

Admission Statistics

University of Minnesota Morris admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 2,474 1,716 4,190
Accepted 1,611 1,098 2,709
Acceptance Rate 65% 64% 65%
Enrolled 154 115 269
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 10% 10% 10%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Mar 15, 2022
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2022 has passed. Applications were due on Mar 15, 2022.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to University of Minnesota Morris is $30.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to University of Minnesota Morris and what student information is used for admission decisions?

University of Minnesota Morris Application Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Neither required nor recommended
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at University of Minnesota Morris
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=174251 IPEDS survey data for University of Minnesota Morris.

FAQs

Does University of Minnesota Morris prefer SAT or ACT?

6% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Minnesota-Morris. 95% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

What is my chance of getting into University of Minnesota Morris?

65% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Minnesota-Morris. Admission competition is low and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

What SAT score is required for University of Minnesota Morris?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1040 and 1250. 6% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

What ACT score is required for University of Minnesota Morris?

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 21 and 28. 95% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.