University of Missouri-St Louis Admission RequirementsSaint Louis, Missouri
Chances of getting into University of Missouri St Louis
How hard is it to get into University of Missouri-St Louis and can I get accepted? The school has a 73% acceptance rate ranking it #29 in Missouri for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 1,800 out of 2,481 applicants were admitted making University of Missouri-St Louis a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements. Academically, it has challenging requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 50 percent. University of Missouri St Louis typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 27% 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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University of Missouri-St Louis SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT17%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||510|
|SAT Math 25th||510|
|SAT Composite 25th||1020|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||610|
|SAT Math 75th||620|
|SAT Composite 75th||1230|
|Average SAT Score||1130|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to University of Missouri St Louis?
University of Missouri St Louis typically requires applicants to be in the top 57 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1020 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 910. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1130 out of 1600. The school ranks #15 in Missouri for highest average SAT composite score. 17 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.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1230 and Above||Good||>82%|
|1125 to 1230||Avg +||73%-82%|
|1020 to 1125||Avg -||61%-73%|
|915 to 1020||Reach||48%-61%|
|Less than 915||Low||<48%|
University of Missouri-St Louis ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT86%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||19|
|ACT Composite 25th||21|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||27|
|ACT Math 75th||26|
|ACT Composite 75th||27|
|Average ACT Score||24|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into University of Missouri-St Louis?
Admission data indicates that University of Missouri-St Louis 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 27 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #10 in Missouri for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 86 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to University of Missouri St Louis.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|27 and Above||Good||>82%|
|24 to 27||Avg +||73%-82%|
|21 to 24||Avg -||61%-73%|
|18 to 21||Reach||48%-61%|
|Less than 18||Low||<48%|
Avg. High School GPA3.46
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need above average high school grades to get into University of Missouri St Louis. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at University of Missouri St Louis was 3.46 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #13 in Missouri for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as University of Missouri-St Louis accepts 73% of students who apply.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||25%||Avg +|
|3.25 to 3.50||18%||Avg -|
|3.00 to 3.25||10%||Avg -|
|2.75 to 3.00||13%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||3%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
63% of University of Missouri St Louis freshman were in the top twenty five percent of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||30%|
|Top 25% of class||63%|
|Top 50% of class||87%|
|Bottom 50% of class||13%|
|Bottom 25% of class||1%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||25%||31%||27%|
Applications are DueAug 25, 2020
Days left to Apply43
Applicants have 43 days left until the Fall 2020 term applications are due on Aug 25, 2020.
Seniors, these are the SAT and ACT test dates you can still sit for a test and send your results to University of Missouri-St Louis before the Aug 25 application deadline.
|ACT Test Date||Scores Available|
|Jul 18||Jul 28|
What are the requirements for admission to University of Missouri St Louis and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|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|
|Credit for Life Experiences||No|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=178420 IPEDS survey data for University of Missouri St Louis.
Frequently Asked Questions
17% of students submit their SAT scores to University of Missouri-St Louis. 86% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
73% of those who apply are granted admission to University of Missouri-St Louis. Admission competition is low and the college has challenging admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1020 and 1230. 17% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.